The Ogere Unit Command of the FRSC on Wednesday said it was ready to enforce the 100 kilometre- per- hour speed limit on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.
The Unit Commander, Mr Godwin Samgbaza, stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sidelines of a speed patrol exercise on the road.
He said the command would collaborate with other unit commands on the road to ensure that motorists do not exceed the speed limit.
He said the Mowe, Sagamu and Ogere Unit Commands would make use of six patrol vehicles to lead motorists on the corridor.
Samgbaza said the introduction of the speed patrol would enable the FRSC to give prompt emergency rescue services on the expressway.
"The purpose of the exercise as envisioned by the zonal command is to ensure that it will actualise 20 per cent reduction in crashes and 30 per cent reduction in crash-related fatalities.
"It is also in line with the commission's external strategic corporate goals, the year 2010 United Nations Decade of Action and 2015 Accra Declaration of Road Safety, " he said.
He urged motorists on the expressway to be patient and observe all rules and regulations while on the highway. NAN