The Lagos State Task Force on the Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit has announced the sale of 44 vehicles seized from traffic offenders.
Gboyega Akosile, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor;Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known in public notice posted on Twitter.
The notice titled, ‘List Of Court-Forfeited (One-Way) Vehicles To Be Auctioned’ listed 44 vehicles of different brands and registration numbers.
These are partially read, “Lagos State Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) Units (Task Force) Want to notify interested public members, especially the owners whose vehicles have been forfeited by the Lagos state government that all the necessary arrangement have been concluded with ‘. Court orders’ In accordance with the law for the ‘public auction’ of the vehicles which would hold at the Agency’s car park behind Shoprite, Alausa, Ikeja, on Monday 23rd of November 2020.
“This is related to stating that the vehicle was Forfeited by the Lagos State Special Offences (Mobile Courts) to drive against traffic (one way), thus opposed the Lagos State Transport Sector Reform Law 2018.”
The government reiterated zero tolerance for legal violations, noting that he would continue to demand traffic violations until sanity was restored on the road and law-abiding citizens were allowed to go without being hampered by some individuals without law.