By Bose Adelaja
The Lagos Condition Environmental and Particular Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) Monday, claimed it has acquired a Courtroom Buy authorising it to publicly auction 88 vehicles arrested for driving towards targeted traffic at distinct elements of the Point out
In a statement by the Head of Community Affairs Unit, Adebayo Taofiq, the Chairman of the Company, CSP Shola Jejeloye, disclosed that the 88 vehicles to be auctioned by the government were being impounded by the enforcement group of the Agency and had been forfeited by Lagos Condition Mobile Courtroom.
He said they were all arraigned and forfeited by the court docket in line with Part (3) product (27) of the Lagos Condition Transport Sector Reformed Legislation of 2018.
CSP Jejeloye confirmed that the Community Auction would maintain in line with Covid-19 protocols on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at the Agency’s Car Park, (At the rear of Shoprite), Alausa, Ikeja.
He, as a result, warned motorists both equally non-public and business bus motorists to desist from driving against site visitors (one particular-way), reiterating that any vehicle impounded would be forfeited. He mentioned, “The penalty is outright forfeiture of these automobile to the govt without the need of any solution of any fantastic.”
When reiterating the state government’s zero tolerance for the violation of the law under any guise, Jejeloye said the Lagos Point out Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has directed the operatives of the Agency to continue prosecuting traffic offenders “until sanity is restored on our roads and regulation-abiding citizens are permitted to commute with out becoming impeded by illegal men and women.”
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