Police to maintain visibility during Easter

Deputy Inspector-General for Administration, Major General James Tjivikua at a media briefing on road safety and crime during the Easter holiday this week.Reckless drivers have been warned that the police will patrol all the major highways across the country during the long Easter weekend.
The Deputy Inspector-General for Administration, Major General James Tjivikua this week warned drivers that the police will be out in full force in all the 13 regions of the country. Speaking at a media briefing on road safety and crime during the Easter holiday, Tjivikua urged drivers and road users to adhere to road rules, avoid driving if fatigued, avoid driving under the influence of alcohol, and to ensure that there is enough room when attempting to overtake other vehicles.
“During this Easter holiday, the Namibian Police Force will enhance its police visibility countrywide, meaning regular area patrols as well as highway patrols will be conducted. In addition to the permanent road blocks, temporary roadblocks will be erected to ensure road safety. Traffic officers will be deployed on our roads and we will practice a zero tolerance to any offenders,” said Tjivikua.