Oyo Govt Scraps NURTW, Inaugurates Motor Park Managers
The Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has inaugurated the newly appointed Motor Park Managers to oversee the affairs of motor parks in the 33 Local Government Areas of the state.
Inaugurating the Motor Park Managers and its disciplinary committee on behalf of the Governor, the State Commissioner for Public Works, Infrastructure and Transportation, Professor Raphael Afonja, said the appointments take effect immediately.
Professor Afonja noted that the development was a radical change from the NURTW Architecture as the funds generated by the motor park managers will be remitted directly into the state account.
The event which took place at the Ministry of Public Works, Infrastructures and Transportation, Secretariat, Ibadan, had in attendance the appointed Park managers, and their executives.
Former chieftain of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Oyo State chapter, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi, popularly known as Auxiliary, was also inaugurated as the Chairman, Oyo State Motor Park Disciplinary Committee.
In an interview with journalists, the newly appointed Chairman, Oyo State Motor Park Disciplinary Committee, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi pledged commitment in line with the present administration to promote peace in the state