Thursday, May 23, 2024

LASTMA, Stop Chasing Erring Motorists!

Tuesday, October 3, 2023, at least two innocent persons, incidentally, pedestrians, lost their lives in a Road Traffic Crash in the Isolo area of...

Truck Containers Are Still Killing Nigerians On The Roads

The date was January 29, 2023. At least nine persons lost their lives instantly when an articulated truck conveying a 20ft container fell on...

And Over 100 Drowned In Kwara…Where Is NIWA?

It was a very sad day on Monday, June 12, 2023, after news broke that over 100 persons have lost their lives when a...

Extortions On The Highways

The road blocks and checking points are uncountable, you lost count easily whenever you make an attempt to enumerate. Police, Army, FRSC, VIS, Immigration,...

The Unending Fuel Scarcity

For about six months now, Nigeria has been experiencing epileptic supply of petroleum products, especially Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), popularly known as petrol. The ugly...
Lagos Task Force impounds 130 motorcycles

Curb Clashes of Okada Riders and Law Enforcement Agents

The use of motorcycles, popularly known as okada, achaba etc in different parts of the country, as a means of transportation in Nigeria, is...

Road Safety: As We Enter The Ember Months

This is the month of October, a month that usually reminds many that the end of the calendar, and in some cases, business year,...
Okada on Lagos Road

The menace of Commercial Motorcyclists

TRANSPORT DAY EDITORIAL The world over, motorcycle as a means of road transportation has been acknowledged, as it contributes significantly to complement the motor car...

Sanwo Olu and His Body Cameras

TRANSPORT DAY EDITORIAL-APRIL, 2021 In a bid to improve law enforcement and minimize the recurring frictions between law enforcement agencies and the public, Lagos state...
Lagos approves construction of 250 roads, 23 power projects

LASTMA: 20 Years After-the Good, Bad, Ugly

When former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, created the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) in the magic year 2000, it was...