Tag Archives: NURTW

MC Oluomo Warns Commercial Drivers Against Inflating Fares As Commuters Complain

After the Lagos State government have ban the use of Okada and Keke, the Lagos NURTW Boss, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya aka MC Olu-Omo has given a stern warning to commercial drivers not to extort Lagosians. The NURTW boss gave the warning in a statement on Monday, saying the warning became imperative following the complaints from members…

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Seyi Makinde Scraps NURTW in Ibadan, Few Days After He Was Sworn In As Governor

Newly Sworn-in Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has declared on Friday that the activities of the state chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) has been scrapped. The action followed alleged security breaches and factional clashes of the union members in some areas of Ibadan, the state capital. Makinde, while declaring…

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Lagos State Governor, Ambode Threatens To Ban NURTW In Lagos, Suspends Its Activities On Island

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has threatened to disallow activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) across the state if the union’s leaders fail to intervene in the violent activities of their members. Ambode also ordered the immediate suspension of all NURTW activities in Lagos Island following the crisis rocking that chapter…

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LASG Ends NURTW-BRT Contract, Wants Buses Out Of Mile12-CMS Corridor

Lagos state government yesterday, ordered operators of the first BRT Cooperative, owned by the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Lagos State Council, to vacate the Mile 12 and CMS Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor, reports The Guardian. Stating the use of rickety buses among other violations as reasons for its action,the quit order,…

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The Reason Behind Governor Okowa’s Suspension Of Uvwie Council Chairman Revealed!

Recently, we reported about the crisis rocking Uvwie Central Motor Park chapter of National Union of Road Transport Workers, (NURTW) in Delta State, click here to read that report! More facts have now emerged on why Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state allegedly ordered the state House of Assembly to suspend the embattled chairman of…

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1,000 LASTMA & VIS Officials Organized To Monitor Effectiveness Of Lagos Horn Free Day Today

As Lagos State government marks the first horn-free-day today, October 15th, the state government has deployed 1,000 officers of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and the Vehicles Inspection Service (VIS), to monitor motorists’ compliance. On the newly introduced horn-free day, all motorists plying routes in the state are not expected to horn, while driving…

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