The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Thursday said it has deployed one thousand, five hundred personnel, including sixty vehicles to man strategic routes during the election in Osun State.
This it said was part of additional efforts put in place to ensure compliance with restriction of vehicular movement during the September twenty-second gubernatorial elections in the state.
A statement by the Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, called on road users, especially those plying the identified routes to note that while Ibadan – Akure express way will be opened for free vehicular movement, vehicles will not be allowed to drive off the highway into Osun state as all connecting roads will be blocked.
It also said all roads leading to the state through Iwo, Ila, Orangun, Erin-Ile and others will be temporarily closed from 7a.m to 4p.m on the election day. He advised road users to comply with this partial restriction order, exercise patience and cooperate with law enforcement agents to ensure a peaceful conduct of the elections.