The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi, has warned police officers and motorists to stop attacking road safety officials.
The Marshal condemned the actions and threatened legal actions against offenders.
There have been recent cases of attacks against FRSC officers recorded in Abia, Jigawa and Oyo states.
The Marshal said two FRSC officials had been shot by the police while on duty along Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway on July 15.
Mr. Oyeyemi said, The police officers allegedly left the road safety personnel on the roadside to die after shooting at them.
The Marshal implored members of the police and other uniformed agencies to see the FRSC as a department that has the constitutional powers to enforce road safely regulations.
The marshal said that the FRSC will definitely not abdicate their statutory responsibilities.