The Road Transport Employees Association of Nigeria has said that the ongoing construction of the new Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line would reduce traffic pressure on expressways in the country.
The Acting National President, Osakpamwan Eriyo told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that the money was the accumulated dues and tickets sales since 2013 belonging to the association.
Lawanson made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos.
Alhaji Musa Isiwele, the National President of RTEAN, told newsmen on Sunday in Abuja that the situation of fuel in the country had made it impossible to control transport fare.
Egbeyemi said that the factional leaders of NURTW and RTEAN and their supporters causing troubles around the area had been arrested.
A member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Offa chapter in Kwara State has been confirmed dead. This followed a fracas involving the union and its counterpart, the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigerian on…
Shehu said the association also sought for a 70 per cent waiver on over 4,000 commuters’ vehicles, including high capacity buses, that would be imported into the country
The two unions have, however, been advised to work together in peace for the socio-economic development of the two areas