Tackling the Lagos traffic nightmare
Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu’s recent declaration of war on traffic offenders in an attempt to ensure sanity on Lagos roads should not be allowed...
LASTMA to apprehend traffic violators with electronic device
The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has concluded plans to unveil a mobile device to electronically track and issue tickets to traffic law violators in the state.
LASTMA officer attacked in Apapa dies
A Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, (LASTMA) official, Ola Oyeshina who was attacked at about 5:00 pm on Friday, 29th November during the course of sanitising Iganmu-Sifax axis of Apapa has died. The Guardian learnt that the officer was hit with a huge stone which got him severely injured and was immediately rushed to Area…
‘Manufacturers’ productivity hampered by Lagos gridlock’
Local producers under the aegis of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), have raised concerns about the state of traffic gridlock in Lagos, noting that the situation is hampering the flow of goods and services as inventories’ level rises.
Experts task government on geospatial information usage
Disturbed by lack of budgetary allocation for mapping in the 2020 budget, experts in the built environment have urged government at all levels to invest on geospatial technology...
The Lagos international airport road conundrum
Sir: Every week, at least a pedestrian is knockdown either at the Junction Bus Stop or the 7/8 Bus stop on the ever busy Muritala Mohammed International Airport road. I have witnessed one, when a blind pedestrian was knock down at Junction Bus Stop, while trying to cross the road. The scenario was gory. I am told that…
Motorists worry as VIO cameras make big catches on Lagos ‘un-roadworthy’ roads
The Big Brother Naija has ended but for road users in Lagos, there is a Big Brother watching out for road traffic infractions. This definitely is not the prying eyes of the feared Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) personnel or the full complement of the governor and deputy governor’s entourage
LASTMA gets new General Manager
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has appointed Mr Olajide Oduyoye as the new General Manager of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA).
LASTMA vows to monitor, sanction erring officers
The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Friday vowed to sanction erring officers of the authority following series of complaints from the motoring public.