FRSC issues alert on Abuja-Gwagwalada Expressway, asks motorists to take Kuje exit

Channels Television  
Updated October 25, 2012

The Federal Road Safety Corps has warned travelers on Abuja-Gwagwalada Expressway to expect some delay as a result of the unruly behaviour of some truck drivers.

In a post on Facebook at 6.35a.m today, FRSC said two trailer drivers intentionally blocked the entire expressway with their trucks, causing a traffic jam on the busy road.

It advised road users, especially those traveling home from Abuja for the Sallah holiday, to use Kuje exit to Gwagwalada.

The alert reads: “Sallah travelers -Abuja Exit Traffic Alert! Between Giri junction and towards Gwagwalada is blocked presently due to two trailers who refuse to abide by (the) rules.

“They intentionally used their trailers to cross the road. If you are still in Abuja, you are advised to use Kuje exit to Gwagwalada! FRSC officers and other law enforcers are there to restore traffic flow on the road.”