Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has sacked 18 officers from its workforce says they were found guilty for various crimes. It’s was revealed on Saturday that 10 other officers were served various degrees of punishment.
The erring FRSC officers were said to have committed offences such as desertion, forgery, number plate racketeering, bribery, scandalous behaviour, driver’s license racketeering, and patrol misconduct, among others.
The appointments of 10 others were terminated, 8 officers were dismissed, ranks of five personnel were reduced, while the remaining five officers were punished with loss in seniority.
Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, the Corps Marshal, also restated that his administration would continue to operate on the tripod of consultation, reward, and punishment.
Kazeem, says the FRSC has ensured the entrenchment of discipline among its personnel with the continuous clampdown on corrupt elements since the inception of the leadership of Dr Oyeyemi as the Corps Marshal.
He also stated that a reasonable number of the agency’s staff have received different punishments for misconduct and in the same vein, many others have been commended and appreciated for disciplined and exemplary conduct.