One of the complaints traffic management agencies like LASTMA, police traffic wardens and FRSC make is that they find it difficult arresting military defaulters of road traffic offences. This is because sometimes the military defaulters use their military status and arms to intimidate the traffic management officials.
Aguiyi Ironi was the first military Head of State of Nigeria, and became president in 1966. He was a man who always wanted to be in the army, but his his elder sister and guardian would not hear of it. Not until she was persuaded to allow him follow his passions.