Also speaking, the Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Dayo Mobereola, said the government would ensure that transportation in general would be safe, reliable, accessible and comfortable for the residents
The appointment of Olakpe, according to a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Habib Aruna, is in strong response to the consistent complaints by the public on the situation of traffic on the streets of Lagos.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the House blamed LASTMA for dereliction of duty which, they said had resulted to “unbearable” gridlock on the state’s roads
Adio said some officials had resorted to “sit-down” approach to some traffic violators, adding that there was the need for government to institute monitoring inspectors to watch over LASTMA field officials
Braimah said the programme was aimed at removing lawless road users and promoting economic activities.
He said: “Those that have no business to obey our traffic laws should not be on our roads
At an age when his age mates are still in the university, struggling to get their degrees, 20-year-old Yusuf Arowolo…
The spokeswoman of the Lagos State Police Command, DSP Patricia Amadin, said on Thursday that two policemen had been arrested…
It said in areas like Badagry on Thursday, some officials of the agency were attacked and maimed by some motorists on the premise that Governor Ambode has directed that no vehicle or motorists should be arrested by LASTMA anymore
According to him, the State Government will adopt technology to arrest offenders from now on
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the incident occurred at Ports and Terminal Multiservices Limited, Mile 2, Lagos
Widow of conductor killed by LASTMA officials seven-month pregnant
The tribunal of inquiry into the road traffic accident, arson and vandalism of some Bus Rapid Transit vehicles has began sitting in Lagos on Monday.
A member of a five-man-gang of robbers, who was arrested by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Ikeja, Lagos Command, for snatching trucks carrying fuel on the highway has revealed that he left army and took to robbery like duck to water because his salary was too small.
A member of a three man gang of robbers has revealed how the seizure of his commercial bus by officials of the Lagos State Transport Management Authority (LASTMA) compelled him to go into robbery.
Fashola, who spoke to the officials at the capacity hall of Adeyemi Bero in the state Secretariat, Alausa, told the officials to always discharge their responsibilities in such a way that the state would not be portrayed in bad light before the public, whose confidence in the government would be affected if they misbehaved
The complainant, Ibukun Akindolie, said he was writing the names of the members of the party, who turned up to vote in the ward congress, when Omoniyi approached his desk and forcefully took the accreditation list
The announcement of the sack of the officers and the disengagement of others are contained in a government newsletter obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Ikeja
The trailer, bearing 30,000 litres of fuel, fell at about 4:30am on Friday on the Ibadan bound lanes of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
The vehicle, which belongs to Obasanjo Farms Nigeria, was impounded last week by officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency