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Reckless presidential election celebrations causing deaths

2015-04-03 07:58
Nigerian presidential candidate of the main opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari and vice-presidential candidate Yemi Osinbajo attend a campaign rally on January 19, 2015 in Kaduna. Buhari will face President Goodluck Jonathan ~ CHRIS STEIN

Abuja - The Federal Road Safety Corps has warned motorists against drinking and driving as people recklessly celebrated the outcome of the presidential election, Punch reported.

Many people have died since the announcement of Nigeria's newly elected president, Muhammadu Buhari by driving under the influence of alcohol, causing serious crashes.

Also read: NYSC denies death of corps members in Gombe

Public Education Officer, Imoh Etuk has expressed that breathalyzers are being administered to motorists in Abuja to detect the level of alcohol consumed by commercial bus drivers at Jabo Motor park.

FRSC personnel has been deployed nationwide to keep the roads safer during the Easter celebrations.

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