OREAGBA TO LAGOSIANS: ABIDE BY TRANSPORT SECTOR REFORM LAW 2018; AS LASTMA COLLABORATES WITH PUBLIC COMPLAINTS COMMISSION
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L-R: General Manager, LASTMA, Mr Bolaji Oreagba receiving a souvenir from the Honourable Commissioner, Public Complaints Commission, Hon. Hafeez Adekunle Odunewu during the Commissioner’s courtesy visit to LASTMA
The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has called for mutual working collaboration between it and the Public Complaints Commission for sustainable peace in the State. The General Manager of LASTMA, Mr Bolaji Oreagba made this call during a courtesy visit of the Public Complaints Commission to the LASTMA Headquarters, Oshodi, Lagos, National Association of Online Security News Publishers, NAOSNP can report.
Mr Oreagba commended the Commission for giving hope to the hopeless and making sure complaints are promptly resolved after diligent investigation. He pointed out that most Complaints from members of the public particularly motorists against officers of the Authority are frivolous in nature and is done out of wooing public sentiments.
According to the General Manager, the press release by the Director, Public Affairs Unit, LASTMA, Adebayo Taofiq noted: ‘We are ready to cooperate with the Commission during investigation on any complaints from the public and information sharing where necessary. We wish to add by informing well-meaning and concerned Lagos residents and motorists that we have various windows through which complaints can be channelled for prompt action. The channels are 08174722227, 08100565860
WhatsApp line: 08129928579
‘Such complaints sent via any of the above window shall be investigated dispassionately with despatch’, NAOSNP can report.
He therefore enjoined the general Lagos road users to abide by the State Transport Sector Reform Law 2018 as anyone caught on the wrong side of the law will be made to face the full wrath of the law.
On his part, the Honourable Commissioner, Public Complaints Commission Hon. Hafeez Adekunle Odunewu said the Commission aims at correcting administrative anomalies in the discharge of public functions as they affect the citizens and residents between person(s) to person(s), especially on administrative procedure that can cause injustice within the administrative jurisdiction.
In his presentation, Odunewu also commended the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority LASTMA for effectively discharging its statutory responsibilities.