Monday 8th May – DAY 1, 4TH UN Global Road Safety Week 2017.
On monday, the safecross campaign was officially flagged off at the FRSC headquarters at Ojodu. Th Sector commander represented by the 2ic flagged off the campaign by endorsing on the backdrop and pledging to #slowdown and observe zebra crossing.The Safecross team lead by the campaign director and Road safety Activist Chuks Anyaduba addressed the corp members and gave them details about the campaign. The campaign is registered on the United Nations website and listed as major event happening in Lagos Nigeria. Same day, the team also visited RED office where their staff pledged to #slowdown and observe zebra crossing. We also went to city fm 105.1 to create awareness on the campaign.
Tuesday 9th May 2017
We went round get pledges from notable individuals viz; Biola Alabi, CEO Biola Alabi Media, Tola Odunsi CEO Urban vision, Mr Kene Mkparu CEO Filmhouse Cinemas, Rich tanksley, OJ Onimisi (Cool FM) to mention but a few.
Wednesday 10th May
We repainted constructed fresh zebra crossing lanes across lagos and repainted some old ones. A few celebrities were part of this notably Adekunle Gold, Uche Ogbodo and Miss Unity Nigeria. After the excercise we granted interviews to some media houses which covered the exercise.