Tech/June 14, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/123 views /TechTechnology Sanwo-Olu Announces Increase In LASTMA Officers’ Allowanceshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelSanwo-Olu at LASTMA office Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a 100% increase in the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) officials’ allowance effective from July. The governor stated this when he visited the head office of LASTMA in Oshodi on Friday. Advertise With Us He said: “From the end of next month, we are going to double your allowance, from the end of next month. If you are earning N5,000 allowance, we are going to double it for you. “It is Lagos State tax payer’s money we are going to be giving to all of you so the citizens are going to be expecting a new, reformed and more civil LASTMA officers.” ALSO READ Transfer: Man United’s Daniel James Reveals His Three Best PositionsSanwo-Olu also charged the agency to deal with traffic violators, adding that even if it is his brother who is on the wrong side of the law, he should not be spared. “If anyone breaks the law and he says he is a brother to the governor, tell him to call the governor to pay for the offence,” he said. He told the traffic officials not to listen to anyone from his cabinet who might want to use his position to get someone arrested off the hook. Sanwo-Olu also warned LASTMA officials to shun corruption and also show respect while on duty. ALSO READ UN Calls For ‘Independent’ Inquiry Into Egyptian Ex-president's Death“Lagosians expect a corrupt-free LASTMA that will not be collecting bribes. Be respectful and courteous even when you are going to arrest an offender,” he said. “Lagosians want LASTMA that is decent, they want neatness. We don’t want laziness and lateness to work. Be my advocates.” Sanwo-Olu said the government would provide conducive working environment for the staff repair of damaged vehicles and motorbikes, provision of raincoats, and other tools. On operation of commercial motorcycles, tricycles, indiscriminate parking of imported vehicles by the roadside, he said he would have a meeting with security operatives to establish a law that would regulate their movements. ALSO READ Women’s World Cup: Nigeria vs France Time, Team News, Where to Watch Match Live“There are rules that guide operation of commercial motorcycles. The Lagos State law has stated that okada should not operate on some roads,” he said. “We will have a meeting with security operatives on what we should do. We are not going to condone people obstructing our roads. I am now taking it as warning to all those parking their vehicles on the road such as importers of Tokunbo vehicles to comply by removing them from the road. “We will come one day and take all the vehicles off the road. People should provide space for their businesses.” Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:TechTechnology share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleNaira Marley meets bail conditions, regains freedom – Premium Times Nigerianext articleTransfer: Arsenal take decision on Aubameyang’s future after offer from China – Daily Post NigeriaRelated Posts453 shares Tech/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Nigeria vs Guinea: ‘Owo-Blow’, Gov Umahi Commend Super Eagles459 shares Tech/June 27, 2019 /No Comment 2019 AFCON: What Super Eagles Coach Said After Guinea Win – Concise NewsTonto Dikeh Drives Motorboat In Egypt’s Alexandria (Video) | Nigeria NewsPolice Recruitment 2019: PSC Begins Screening Of 210,150 Candidates July 12019 African Games: FG Gives Assurance To Athletes2019 AFCON Results Plus Fixtures For Thursday June 27th – Concise NewsJames Bond Actor Bryan Marshall Dies At 81 |Nigeria NewsSniper Ban: Sellers In Kafanchan Yet To Comply With OrderWomen’s World Cup: FIFA Defends VAR Ahead Of Quarter-FinalsAFCON 2019: Odegbami Applauds Super Eagles For Victory Over Guinea Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.