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BRT Boss explains why it’s impossible to carry 20 passengers on a bus

Operators of the Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) in Lagos State, Primero Transport Services Ltd explained reasons why it's impossible for the buses to carry 20 passengers at the moment. The firm said it is as a result of the new transport guidelines mandating high-capacity buses to carry only 20 commuters to

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LASTMA debunks alleged ban of traffic officers

by Alli Mustapha The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has debunked a trending social media report alleging that LASTMA officers, have been banned from apprehending violators of traffic laws and restricted to traffic control. The General Manager, LASTMA, Mr. Olajide Oduyoye refuted the claim which said a decision to relinquish traffic officers emanated from a meeting between

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Mainlanders cry out to Sanwo-Olu for help as LASTMA threatens to crush confiscated cars

Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, recently met with LASTMA officers where he promised a 100 percent increase in their allowances and also motivated them to be up and doing in order end the perennial traffic jam in the state. However, it appears the traffic management officer have run amok and are now being overzealous

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Sanwo-Olu to LASTMA: If my brother violates traffic laws, arrest him

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday told officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA not to spare anyone who violated traffic laws, even if it was his brother. Sanwo–Olu, who was at LASTMA office in Oshodi, Lagos Mainland, on Friday, June 14, 2019, said emphatically that if his brother broke traffic law,

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Sanwo-Olu raises allowance of LASTMA officers by 100 percent

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a 100 percent increase in the allowances of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority officials. Sanwo-Olu announced the increase when he visited the LASTMA headquarters at Oshodi, Lagos on Friday, June 14, 2019. Sanwo-Olu promised that the increase would commence from the end of July 2019 while also saying that LASTMA

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