Governor Ambode Arrests Erring Driver

Governor Ambode Arrests Erring Driver

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos showed his commitment to ensuring discipline in the state when he arrested a bus driver who was driving against traffic on Sunday, November 8.

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Governor Ambode was conducting an inspection of the ongoing construction of Ejigbo road when he spotted a driver driving against traffic. He was promptly arrested by the governor.

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The governor on Friday, November 6 warned commercial drivers and okada riders that the state will no longer tolerate their unruly attitude on the roads which has been the cause of serious traffic and security challenges in the metropolis. The arrest of the erring driver was a testimony to the governor's commitment to carry out his warning.

Governor Ambode Arrests Erring Driver
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (left), arrests a commercial bus driver who was driving against traffic on Ejigbo road, during his inspection of the ongoing construction of Ejigbo r

Governor Ambode in a bid to get a firsthand knowledge of security and road operation in the city conducted two hours surveillance last week with the state commissioner of police, Fatai Owoseni.

The governor also inspected the LAGBUS mechanic workshop at Oshodi with officials of the LAGBUS Asset Management Limited.

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Governor Ambode Arrests Erring Driver
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right) with Officials of the LAGBUS Asset Management Limited, inspecting the LAGBUS mechanic workshop at Oshodi

Last week, the governor presided over the state security council meeting with an assurance to the people of the state that the government would increase security surveillance across the metropolis and also road issues.

Source: Legit.ng

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