Controversy trails disbursement of N10b palliative to auto industry
The N10 billion COVID-19 bailout fund allotted to operators in the automotive industry is now a subject of controversy. While some operators alleged being sidelined, others have been asked to submit documents for verification....
Transport owners task govt on disbursement of N10 billion palliative
The Governing Council of the Public Transport Owners of Nigeria Association (PTONA), has called on the Federal Government to expedite disbursement of the N10 billion COVID-19 palliative funds to enable members achieve the set objectives.
Inter-state fare to increase as government eases travel ban
With the easing of the interstate travel ban, travellers and passengers should be prepared for increment in fares, experts have cautioned. Recall that the Federal Government, on Monday, announced the lifting of the ban imposed since May 4...
Public transport owners lose N200 billion to inter-state travel ban
Members of Public Transport Owners of Nigeria Association (PTONA), have lamented the loss of about N200 billion following the 12-week ban on inter-state travels by the Federal Government.
Government owes road contractors N306 billion
The Federal Government is owing contractors handling various road construction and rehabilitation works nationwide the sum of N306 billion.
Operators seek goverment’s support to remedy transport hiccups
Investors and transport operators, under the auspices of Public Transport Owners of Nigeria Association (PTONA), have called for increased support and collaboration of the Federal Government to remedy the chaotic situation of the sector. Chairman of Efex Executive Ltd., Mr. Isaac Uhunmwagho, who spoke on behalf of the operators at the association’s Annual General Meeting…