BREAKING: Lagos State Government Bans Trailers, Trucks in day time
The Lagos state authorities has banned vans and trailers from plying roads within the country throughout day time.
The united states of america Commissioner for Transportation, Frederic Oladeinde, made this recognized at some point of a assembly with stakeholders in Ikeja on Wednesday.
Oladeinde added that vans and trailers are now restrained to night operations on committed routes among the hours of 9pm to 6am every day that permits you to prevent growing bloodbath on roads at some point of daylight hours.
He said the bypass become necessary because the Apapa place of the State. Has been rendered lots less profitable for buyers because of the gridlock and sports of truck drivers along the axis.
“This circulate have become taken for the betterment of all Lagosians and moreover to keep away from the developing range of deaths as a result of the truck drivers within the kingdom on a every day foundation.
“We moreover attraction to Stakeholders to cooperate with the state Government to remedy the state of affairs,” he said.
Moreover speakme, the special Adviser to the kingdom Governor on Transportation, Oluwatoyin Fayinka, declared that none compliance from truck drivers is probably met with stiff outcomes on defaulters.
Fayinka counseled the truck proprietors to utilize the grace length to get their act together and conform with the directives issued out.
“We urge operators to at ease parks outside Apapa to curtail the gridlock.
“We additionally endorse truck operators to artwork collectively with the united states of america car Inspection services, and the Federal road safety Corps (FRSC) and make sure their cars are continuously in form to ply the roads,” Fayinka stated.