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55 forfeit vehicles to Lagos govt for driving against traffic

By Bose Adelaja

NO fewer than 55 vehicle owners in Lagos are to forfeit their vehicles to the state government for driving against traffic around Adekunle Fajuyi Road, Sogunle, Ikeja.

The vehicles were impounded, yesterday, by the State Task Force, for contravening Schedule (1) Item 27 of the Lagos State Road Traffic Law of 2012.

Chairman of the Task Force, SP Olayinka Egbeyemi, said the enforcement operations was on the directive of the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, to carry out enforcement operations on motorists plying BRT corridors and those driving against traffic.

Drivers/owners of the impounded vehicles were immediately arraigned for prosecution before Magistrate Lateef Owolabi and Magistrate Patrick Uwaka of the Lagos State Mobile Court sitting at Oshodi, Lagos.


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