Tinted glass offenders attract six months jail term

Posted: November 22, 2013 in News

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Tinted glass offenders attract six months jail term
Posted by: seyi9171  in General 9 hours ago. 
The Senate today. Thursday has passed a Bill for an Act to amend the Motor Vehicle Prohibition of Tinted Glass Act 2011. The Bill aims at checking indiscriminate use of tinted glass vehicles by motorists.
It proposes N50,000 fine or six month imprisonment for anyone driving a tinted glass vehicle without due approval from appropriate authority.
The Senate adoption the report of its Joint Committee on Police Affairs and Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters on the Bill.
Chairman of the committee, Senator Paulinus Nwagu, said that the Bill “seeks essentially to amend the extant law in order to check indiscriminate use of tinted glass vehicles which beat security checks and carry out nefarious activities”.

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