Lagos State government discharges 40 COVID-19 patients
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, disclosed that 40 of the COVID-19 patients in the state were released to join their families after testing negative.
Interstate travel: RTEAN advises members to comply with NCDC guidelines
The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) has advised its members to comply with the guidelines on prevention and spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) as the ban on the interstate was lifted.
Lagos residents lament endless wait for COVID-19 relief
Three weeks into the lockdown announced by the Federal Government in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital, Abuja, lamentation and wailing is on the lips of the average citizen in Lagos and other parts of the country as Nigerians complain that the distribution of the stimulus packages....
Lagos council suspends NUTRW, RTEAN activities over gang wars
The chairman of Coker-Aguda Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Mrs. Omobolanle Akinyemi-Obe, has announced the immediate suspension of the activities of National...
Court restrains Mohammed from parading self as RTEAN chairman
The National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Abuja, has retrained Musa Mohammed from parading himself as the National President of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria..
Road transport boss seeks judicial reprieve over leadership crisis
Sequel to the lingering leadership tussle in the Road Transport Employees Association of Nigeria, (RTEAN), the Lagos State Chairman of the association (RTEAN), Alhaji Musa Muhammadu has expressed confidence that the judiciary would do justice to the matter before it.
How to grow states’ IGR without increasing taxes
The projected monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of Lagos State Government for 2018 was N60bn, but at the end of the year, it got about N382bn instead...
Apapa truck owners partially comply with presidential order as directive expires
Truck owners on the Apapa Port Access roads partially complied with the directive to vacate the corridor as President Muhammadu Buhari’s executive order to quit the roads within 72 hours expired yesterday.
We lost over N100m to security officers at Enugu checkpoints, RTEAN alleges
Enugu branch of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) said yesterday that its members lost over N100 million between December 2017 and 2018 to police and military officers at checkpoints on major roads in the area. The chairman, Chidiebere Aniagu, in a statement, urged soldiers to maintain the rule of engagement as they…
APC will sustain tradition of carrying everybody along, assures Oshiomhole
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, said the party was committed to sustaining the tradition of carrying along everybody to achieve victory in the forthcoming elections.
NURTW, RTEAN allege intimidation by security agents
As the July 14 election draws nearer, members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), and Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) have alleged intimidation by security agents. Chairmen of NURTW and RTEAN in the state, Clement Adekola and Rotimi Agbede, disclosed this to journalists in Abuja yesterday. They announced that they…