• I’ll deal with any LASTMA officer extorting money from motorists – New LASTMA CEO, Chris Olakpe

    I’ll deal with any LASTMA officer extorting money from motorists – New LASTMA CEO, Chris Olakpe

    Chris Olakpe, newly appointed CEO of LASTMA has vowed to deal with any LASTMA officer, said the era of LASTMA officials extorting money from motorists was over and that the officers must embrace discipline in the discharge of their duties.

    The LASTMA CEO who addressed staff on resumption of duty said the officers and rank and file of LASTMA must brace themselves for the upcoming task of removing traffic gridlocks and associated insecurity from the state roads.

    According to him, the officers […]

  • BREAKING: New LASTMA Boss – Ambode appoints former AIG, Chris Olakpe as CEO

    BREAKING: New LASTMA Boss – Ambode appoints former AIG, Chris Olakpe as CEO

    Report gathered that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday, moved to revamp the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) by appointing retired Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Chris Olakpe as the new Chief Executive Officer of the agency.

    Olakpe’s appointment, according to a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Habib Aruna, is in response to the consistent complaints by the public on the situation of traffic on the streets of Lagos.

    He said that Olakpe’s wealth of […]