Zambia police has reveled that it will enhance its patrols during the festive season to curb unnecessary accidents.
Speaking on the neighborhood program on one love radio, assistant public relations officer Godfrey Chilabi said during this season there are a number of fatal accidents that happen due to people being over excited.
He said as police, their focus is on safety and security in sectors of the community, hence police presence will be felt.
Mr. Chilabi further said that, the police will be conducting motorized patrols and police checkpoints together with the Road Transport and Safety Agency RATSA, to ensure all motorists traveling meet all statutory requirements.
“A good number of our colleagues especially in the cooperate world are on industrial break and they are free to move within and outside Zambia, so make sure your vehicle is road worthy and meets all statutory requirements, these three things are very cardinal, pay road tax, insurance and certificate of fitness and make sure your tires are okay as the road is slippery” he said.