The Taraba stateacting sector commander of the Federal Road Safety Corp, Mr Babatunde FarinloyeSunday warned motorists in the state to always adhere to road safety rules inorder to help stem the scourge of traffic crashes in the state.

Farinloye,who stated this in Jalingo while briefing journalists on the activities of thisyears United Nations Global Road Safety week said the issue of safety demandscollective responsibility.

He added thatUnited Nations remains committed in creating windows for evolving systematicapproaches in tackling road safety matters.

Theprevious edition of the global week events took place in 2005, 2013 and 2017.

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In 2019,many activities were embarked upon for these events including Jumaat prayer,executive walk on Saturday morning and church service he said.

According tohim, the occasion of the United Nations Global week event was quite remarkableand significant in the development of road safety management and administrationin Nigeria.


He explained that it is pertinent for members states to come up with strategies that would help sterm the scourge of traffic crashes especially in the developing economies