The Lagos State Government on Thursday appointed former Lagos Police Commissioner, Hakeem Odumosu; Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo, and 23 others into its council of the park management committee.
The committee is tasked to oversee the affairs of all motor parks and garages across state as part of measures to restore sanity within the union and prevent possible chaos in Lagos, amid the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) leadership crisis.
In a statement issued by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, the Babajide Sanwo-Olu led government said its decision is to forestall breakdown of law and order.
“The Government has, therefore, exercised its constitutional powers to ensure that no vacuum, which can disrupt the peace of our dear State, is allowed to exist in the parks.
“This is a duty we owe all Lagosians and visitors,” the commissioner stated.
“Therefore, members of the committee, who have been selected following consultations with stakeholders in the sector, are: Hakeem Odumosu (AIG Rtd) – Government Liaison Officer, Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya – Chairman, Sulyman B. Ojora, deputy Chairman,D Dr Taiwo Olufemi Salaam as Secretary.
“Others are: Comrade Olayiwola Lemboye, Mustapha Adekunle, Ganiyu Shittu, Mukaila Runsewe, Sulyman Yusuf, Mufutau Mutiu, Yinka Hassan, Sunday Ogunleye, Moshood OmojowaI, IsmailaAigoro, Ibrahim Yusuf. O
“Others are: Akeem Tijani, Mrs. Omolabake Adelakun, comrade Kazeem Hassan, Wasiu Amole, GaniyuAyinde, Anthony Adeboye, John Owolabi, Saburi Salami, Ibrahim Onitiju and Odusanya Gbenga.”