#TrafficRules: These Offences Could Land You In Jail

Nationwide traffic management has gotten more rigid, as offences that could easily pass by negotiation could lead to serious penalties including a jail term as well as financial consequences, amounting up to 80,000 Naira.

Here is a list of offences, which if you are found guilty of, could land you in jail.

Driving with fake Driver’s License– 6 months in prison.

Neglect of Traffic direction light- 3 months in prison.

Driving with forged particulars– 6 months in prison.

Eating and driving with one hand– 3 months in prison.

One way driving– 3 years in prison.

Other severe consequences include;

Driving with fake plate number– 30,000. 3 years in prison.

Physical assault of traffic officer– 50,000/ 6months in prison.

Failure to yield to the right of the way of a pedestrian at Zebra crossing– 1st 20,000, Subsequent 30,000.

Driving without fasten seat belt-30,000.

Endeavour to obey all traffic rules, to avoid these penalties.

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