Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday informed officers of the Lagos State Visitors Administration Authority (LASTMA) to not spare anybody, together with his relations and cupboard members.
He additionally promised any site visitors official who falls sick in the midst of obligation must be handled freed from cost.
Stressing the significance of site visitors enforcement, the governor stated: “I’m going to inform members of my cupboard if you’re caught violating site visitors guidelines, they have to pay fines for offence dedicated.
“There may be no person to name, no person goes to be above the legislation,” the governor stated.
Sanwo-Olu promised the officers that he was going to supply all the mandatory supplies and gear for them to do their work successfully and effectively and that he was additionally going to take a look at points regarding their welfare, promising that their allowance was going to be doubled from the top of July.
He, nonetheless, informed them that to whom a lot is given a lot is anticipated and that since he was going to be utilizing the taxpayers cash to higher their lot, Lagosians additionally count on to see a brand new reformed, ready-to-go, higher outfitted LASTMA officers going ahead.
“Lagosians have informed me that they need corrupt-free LASTMA officers.
“Officers which might be humble, courteous, respectful, first rate, close to, officers that aren’t lazy or lackadaisical, so cease amassing bribes”.
He said it was due to its significance to the financial system of the state that he made it the primary company to pay official go to to, promising that points regarding portholes and dangerous street could be taken care off to make the officers’ job simpler.
He lamented what his officers undergo every day, stating it’s not straightforward.
Among the many points highlighted by some officers who spoke border on workers welfare, rehabilitation of roads, unconducive places of work, satisfactory working instruments which incorporates autos, bikes and so on, good motivation and incentive packages, coaching for officers, synergy between ministry of well being, bodily planning and LASTMA, periodic medical check-up for officers, advocacy and public enlightenment, the okada nuisance and so on.