The National Union of Road Transport Workers has propelled a crusade to instruct business drivers in the Federal Capital Territory on the risks of unlawful medication utilization.
Olugbade Olagunju, the Secretary, NURTW in FCT, made this known in a meeting with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja.
Olagunju said that the battle would start at Jabi Motor Park before stretching out to different stops in the FCT.
As indicated by him, the crusade is focused at business drivers, to discourage them from unlawful medication utilization and every single chaperon wrongdoing related with it.
He discredited the ascent in the utilization of different kinds of unlawful medications among drivers, including that the improvement had made them reckless.
He stated: “Our drivers should realize that maltreatment of medications will bring bunches of wellbeing dangers and that its final product is demise.”
Olagunju said that the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency had been helping the recreation center in the crusade against medication maltreatment by sorting out workshops to teach drivers on the threats related with medication misuse.
He stated: “What NDLEA is anticipating has been helping us in the recreation center; it has been useful to both our drivers and also individuals inside the recreation center.
“On our part, we additionally direct exhaustive keeps an eye on our drivers previously they move out of the recreation center, so as not to put the lives of the travelers in peril.”
He said that the administration would keep on guaranteeing that disallowed substances were not conveyed to the recreation center or wherever close-by.
He additionally noticed that carelessness and illicit medication utilization were among the real reasons for street mishaps.