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Two dead, many injured as NURTW, RTEAN clash in Igando

by Oluwasaye Rachel Two persons were reported dead with scores injured as violent clash broke out yesterday between members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) over the control of the garages at the Akesan area of Igando, Lagos Mainland. The age-long

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NURTW leaders endorse Sanwo-Olu for Lagos Guber elections

The Chairman of Lagos State chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Alhaji Tajudeen Agbede has endorsed Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, for the forthcoming 2019 gubernatorial elections in Lagos State. The NURTW boss made the declaration during an engagement at the campaign office of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

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IN BADAGRY: Monarchs set for a showdown with Ambode over deplorable roads

The Akran of Badagry, De Aholu Menu-Toyi I, has said the Lagos Council of Obas would soon meet Governor Akinwunmi Ambode over the deplorable state of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway. The monarch in an interview with NAN stated that the deplorable state of the road had retarded the growth of the ancient

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Ojota park ready to receive relocated inter-state bus operators – NURTW boss says

In the aftermath of the ban on inter-state buses from plying Ikorodu Road, the Chairman of Lagos State Branch of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Alhaji Tajudeen Agbede has disclosed that the inter-state transport park at Odo-Iyaalaro in Ojota is now ready to receive the operators banned along

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Lagos LG polls: NURTW urges cooperation with police

Ahead of the Local Government Council election coming up across the state this Saturday, July 22, 2017, the Chairman of the Lagos State Chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) has advised its members to cooperate with the police and other law enforcement agencies to ensure a

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Slain NURTW strongman’s burial: Police advise motorist to be vigilant as they ply Oshodi axis

Ahead of the burial of the slain National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) strong man, Chief Rasaq Bello aka Hamburger, scheduled to hold today, Friday, June 2, 2017, security operatives have issued an advise to motorists plying the Oshodi axis of Lagos. The warning from the security operatives is as

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How Hamburger, Oshodi’s NURTW strongman was killed and the mayhem that followed

Following the shooting on Owode street, Oshodi, yesterday, Monday, May 29, 2017, which led to the killing of a prominent member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Chief Rasaq Bello, aka Hamburger, recent indications reaching InsideMainland have it that some residents and other passerby sustained various injuries

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Popular NURTW Boss, Hambuger shot dead at Shogunle-Oshodi

A member of the Lagos chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Chief Rasaq Bello, popularly known as Hamburger is dead. Hamburger was shot dead yesterday, Monday, May 29, 2017, in Shogunle-Oshodi during the local council primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He was allegedly shot by members

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Danfo Ban: Here is what NURTW officials plan to do

Following the proposed ban on operations of yellow commercial buses popularly known as ‘danfo’ in metropolitan Lagos, the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Lagos Chapter, has reacted to the announcement by the government. The NURTW through the State Chairman of the union, Mr. Tajudeen Agbede, advised its members not

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