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RTSA Record 36 Convictions in Mansa

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) recorded 36 convictions in the Mansa Fast Track Court on Traffic offences in the first week of this month.

ROAD TRANSPORT AND SAFETY AGENCY

PRESS RELEASE

MANSA MOTORIST CONVICTED FOR DRINK DRIVING

LUSAKA, July, 12th, 2018 The Mansa Fast Track Court on road traffic offences has convicted and fined Mwale Nyirenda Roderick for driving a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol.

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has also secured 36 convictions in the Mansa Fast Track Court on Traffic offences in the first week of this month.

The highest convictions were for Expired Road Tax with Seven convictions, Expired Insurance four convictions, permitting the use of a Motor Vehicle with Expired Test Certificate with three convictions and Affixing of Tokens two convictions.

Other offences that resulted in convictions were driving under the Influence of Alcohol, Plying for Hire and Reward, driving a Motor Vehicle in a dangerous condition and Use of a Motor Vehicle without a Road Service License.

In certain instances, some motorists were found with multiple counts (offences).

In another development, the Lusaka Fast Track Court on road traffic offences secured a total of 949 convictions for various traffic offences during the second quarter of 2018.

Among the leading offences recorded were 345 for dangerous driving, 307 for expired road tax, 221 for expired test certificate and 124 for uninsured motor vehicles, 91 for unlicensed drivers and 58 for use of hand held mobile phone whilst driving.

The RTSA would like to inform members of the public that it will sustain its traffic law enforcement programmes and continue extending prosecution of offenders countrywide in order to ensure total compliance among motorist and provide safety to all road users.

Issued by:

MUKELA MANGOLWA

PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER

 

7 Comments

  1. CK

    RTSA must really do more, in sensitising citizens especially in eastern province particularly chipata city,,,,,,,,,,,,,,its so much disorganised

  2. zamb

    Take them to prison they are fool!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  3. Mac2

    Zam why insulting people ?

  4. Easy Easy

    Let us be serious, RTSA would be strict on poor road users but relax on transporters like marcopolo owners who have continued to recklessly slaughter our relatives in accidents through human error and faulty vehicles, shame!!! Revisit your fake utterances in public.

  5. Mukonka M

    Fundraising. Plz RTSA, use ZNBC to advertise and sensitiz yo services to pipo more and more

  6. Misheck kakingwe

    Yaba ba rasta

  7. Richard M

    RTSA “thumbs up” you re doing a good job,thats the way it suppose to be to reduce accidents.

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