15th January, 2022
Lagos Traffic Radio, LASTMA host forum for improved service delivery
Published By: Kazeem Ugbodaga
All is now set for the maiden edition of an engagement forum between Lagos Traffic Radio and Lagos State Traffic Management Agency (LASTMA).
The engagement process will lead to the provision of traffic information, especially on roads amongst others will be reviewed for improved service delivery.
According to a statement jointly signed by the General Managers, Lagos Traffic Radio and LASTMA, Tayo Akanle and Bolaji Oreagba respectively, the forum would further seek to create stronger synergy between the two partner agencies in advancement of traffic management, coordination, and reportage.
The statement further revealed that the conversation would centre around improving service delivery that is geared towards achieving Greater Lagos vision of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration, just as it would also be speaking directly to the Traffic Management and Transportation component of T.H.E.M.E.S Agenda.
The statement said that part of the objectives of such an epoch-making event was to ultimately add value to motorists/commuters in Lagos as it is important to enhance their productivity through reducing travel time on the roads.
The forum whose theme is ‘Repositioning of Traffic Information Agencies for Better Performance’ will have in attendance Lagos Traffic Radio On Air Personalities (OAP) and LASTMA Zonal Controllers and field officers, amongst others and it will be coming up on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Radio Lagos/Eko FM Hall,LTV Complex Ikeja at 10:00 a.m
Mr. Gbenga Omotoso who is the Commissioner for Information and Strategy in the State will give the keynote address and declare it open while his counterpart in Transportation, Dr. Fredric Oladeinde, Special Adviser on Transportation, Toyin Fayinka and Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola will equally give a good will message at the event.