Don’t accommodate more than three passengers in your car – VIO warns drivers
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Directorate of Roads Traffic Services (DRTS), also known as Vehicle Inspection Office (VIO)
VIO operations bill scales 2nd reading in Cross River assembly
A bill to strengthen operations of the Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) has scaled second reading on the floor of the Cross River House of Assembly.
Uber drivers protest as VIO clampdown intensifies in Lagos
Some Uber drivers on Monday marched on the office of the Lagos State Vehicle Inspection Services (VIS), protesting the recent clampdown on their operations on Lagos roads. VIS officials said the drivers must have hackney permit, Lagos State Drivers' Institute (LASDRI) certification and that Uber must pay the operator license fee to the state government.…
Sanwo-Olu warns VIO, LASTMA against molesting motorists
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has asked Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) and Lagos State Traffic Management Agency (LASTMA) officers to be civil in their engagement with motorists, especially during enforcement.
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...
Lagos government tasks traffic officers to curb tankers, trailers’ menace
Lagos State Government has called on traffic officers to come up with ideas to curtail the menace of tankers and trailers on the roads, especially as accidents resulting from unruly acts of articulated vehicles are on in the increase.
FRSC, VIOs disagree over issuance of licence to commercial cyclists in Cross River
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) and National Conference of Directors/Chief Road Traffic Officers of the Federation are at war over who to issue riders’ permit...
Farmers, agro dealers cry out over illegal levies
This is actually not the best of times for farmers and Agro dealers in Lagos and Ogun States, as they are currently weighed down by the burden of illegal levies, which is negatively impacting their businesses. They identified the Police, Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO), Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) officials, Federal Road Safety…
`For Sale’ sign on moving vehicles illegal
Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Directorate of Road Traffic Services (VIO) says pasting “For Sale” sticker on moving vehicles as a way of marketing was illegal and a violation of the law.