#WAI: More than 40 drivers have to appear in court today for various traffic offenses

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The Ghana Police Service will be later today [Monday], 05.09.2021, around 40 drivers are investigating various traffic offenses.

The vehicles of these drivers were seized by MTTD personnel in two separate operations on the Weija-Kasoa and Tema-Shai-Hills Akosombo Highway.

The operations are part of the ongoing special exercise in partnership with War Against Indiscipline Citi TV.

The director general of the Motor Traffic and Transport Unit (MTTD) of the Ghanaian Police Service, DCOP Aboagye Nyarko, told the media during one of the operations that his team would continue to work to ensure compliance on the roads.

“We won’t rest until we’ve cleared our streets of these unruly drivers.”

About war against indiscipline

The campaign #WarAgainstIndiscipline – Be the change is intended to help avert the increasing loss of life from traffic accidents.

The station started in May 2019 the campaign against all forms of indiscipline in the country.

The exercise took the nation by surprise when it worked with the Ghana Police Service to arrest wandering drivers, bring them to justice, and pay them a fine.

It comprised roads known for reckless driving in and out of Accra.

These streets include Spintex, Legon bypass, Dawhenya, Pokuase-Amasaman, Kasoa-Weija, Adenta-Dodowa, among others.

The first stage of the campaign was aimed at checking indiscipline on the streets.

The campaign also aimed to get regulators on their toes to ensure that the various road safety laws are enforced.

A second stage should force drivers to stick to the speed limits.


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