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GOVERNMENT INAUGURATES TARIFF HARMONISATION COMMITTEE By Stanley Onunkwor Awka, Aug. 10, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Transport, Mr Uchenna Okafor has inaugurated a Tariff Harmonisation Committee for the state in the transport sector. Mr Okafor urged the committee to avoid being biased in their report, enjoining them to be meticulous in their findings. The commissioner emphasised that the committee had the way forward ...
ANAMBRA INITIATES NEW INTEGRATED VEHICLE INSPECTION, ROAD WORTHINESS FEES By Ifeyinwa Judith OgwoAwka, (Awka South LGA), July 5, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has introduced new 'Integrated Vehicle Inspection and Road Worthiness' fees.Anambra State Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) announced this while sensitising the masses on the new fees at strategic locations in Awka metropolis.Head, VIO, Mr Christopher Okeke said that the state government made ...
OKO POLY SUG CALLS FOR LOW FARE FROM TRANSPORT COMPANIES By Ifeyinwa Judith Ogwo Awka, May 23, 2018 (MOI) The Student Union Government (SUG), Federal Polytechnic, Oko has called on Anambra State Transport Commissioner to intervene over exorbitant fares charged the students by transport companies plying Nnewi-Ekwulobia and environs. The union made the call during familiarisation visit to the Commissioner for Road, Rail and Water Transportation at ...
NO GOING BACK ON DEMOLITION OF ILLEGAL STRUCTURES -- OKAFOR By Ifeyinwa Judith OgwoAwka, May 18, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Commissioner for Road, Rail and Water Transportation, Mr Uchenna Okafor has affirmed that government will continue to demolish illegal structures across the state.Okafor said this on May 17 during interactive session with the media in his office at Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka.He noted that before ...
ANAMBRA BANS USE OF UNBRANDED COMMERCIAL VEHICLE FOR REVENUE DRIVE By Onunkwor Stanley Awka, May 2, 2018 (MOI) Anambra has banned use of unbranded commercial vehicles, shuttles and tricycles (okada) for revenue enforcement. The Commissioner for Road, Rail and Water Transportation, Mr Uchenna Okafor said this during a news conference at his office at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka. He lamented that some touts were still parading the ...
MD ATMA TO REPOSITION AGENCY By Ifunanya AjukwuAwka, May 2, 2018 (MOI) Newly appointed Managing Director, Anambra State Traffic Management Agency (ATMA), Mr Chris Uzoechina says he plans to reposition the agency for efficient service delivery.Uzoechina said this during a meeting with the Zonal Commanders at ATMA base at Agu Awka. The MD assured them that he was going to ...
VIO PROPOSES USE OF AUTOMATIC NUMBER PLATE RECOGNITION SYSTEM By Ifeyinwa Judith Ogwo Awka, April 27, 2018 -- The Commissioner, Ministry of Road, Rail and Water Transportation Hon. Uchenna Okafor has described the proposed Automatic Number plate recognition sysytem by Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) as a good idea which will project the state  to limelight. The VIO proposed innovation involves the use of Automatic Number ...
RECKLESS DRIVERS TO UNDERGO HEAVY SANCTIONS By Ifeyinwa Judith Ogwo Awka, 25th April, 2018- The Anambra State Commissioner for Road, Rail and Water Transportation, Hon. Uchenna Okafor  has  warned reckless drivers in the State to desist from such or face the wrath of the law. The   Commissioner said emphatically that any Commercial or Private Drivers caught plying on a one way route in the state ...
RECKLESS DRIVERS TO UNDERGO HEAVY SANCTIONS By Ifeyinwa Judith OgwoAwka, 25th April, 2018 -- The Anambra State Commissioner for Road, Rail and Water Transportation, Hon. Uchenna Okafor  has  warned reckless drivers in the State to desist from such or face the wrath of the law.The   Commissioner said emphatically that any Commercial or Private Drivers caught plying on a one way route in ...
TRANSPORT COMMISSIONER PLEDGES TO REPOSITION TRACAS By Stanley Onunkwor   Awka, April, 12, 2018--The Anambra State Commissioner for Transport, Hon Uchenna Okafor has expressed his determination to work with management of Transport Company of Anambra State (TRACAS) for the actualisation of government’s transport agenda.    Mr. Okafor made this known in a meeting with the management of the company his office at Jerome Udoji Secretariat ...