Gov.Ambode who was returning from Abuja where he had attended an event , apprehended a soldier driving against traffic in Ikeja today.
The Lagos State Governor who decried the flagrant abuse of the State Traffic Laws in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary Habib Aruna on Tuesday, apprehended a soldier who drove a space bus with registration number JJJ 290 AC.
The statement read in part;
On sighting the vehicle, he alighted from his car and reprimanded the officer for “showing a bad example” contrary to what the Nigeria Army is known for.
The governor reprimanded another offender who drove a saloon car with registration number LSR 445 ER, for breaking the law regardless of the dangers involved in driving against traffic.
He condemned the manner at which some motorists drive ‘one way’ to beat the traffic along the Nigerian Air force Base inward International Airport Road in the Ikeja axis.
Governor Ambode, after that, ordered the immediate seizure of the vehicles and directed that the offenders be prosecuted in line with the provisions of the traffic laws on the state.