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Lagos sacks NURTW from all parks, garages

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Against the backdrop of hte recenet suspension of the Lagos state chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers Union (NURTW), MC Oluomo, the state government has suspended the activities of the union from all parks and garages in the state.

In a statement issued by the state commissioner of Information, Gbenga Omotosho, said the state was concern about the security and safety of Lagosians

According to the statement, the state government has been watching closely events in the NURTWU . He said the state has been watching event in the NUFTW, and was aware of the crisis ucrrently rocking the uinon.

He said the state has set up a Committee, which consist of the key stakeholders to immediately take control of the parks and garages.

The Government’s position is premised on its responsibility to ensure that there is no breakdown of law and order in all parks and garages in Lagos State.

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He said the decision of the government was premised on its responsibility to ensure that there is no breakdown of law and order in all parks and garages in Lagos State.

“The Lagos State Government has been watching closely events in the National Union of Road Transport Workers Union (NURTW). There have been claims and counter claims over the control of the union. T

“The Government has a duty to ensure the safety of lives and property of all Lagosians and visitors. Therefore, there is an urgent need to douse the unnecessary tension generated by the leadership tussle in the NURTW and protect the citizenry from the likely fallout of the situation.

“After considering the provisions of the law, the Government hereby suspends the activities of NURTW, which must cease to operate in all parks and garages in Lagos State.

“The Government will set up a Committee to immediately take control of the parks and garages. Members of the committee will be key stakeholders The Government’s position is premised on its responsibility to ensure that there is no breakdown of law and order in all parks and garages in Lagos State,” the statement said.

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