Former Lagos CP, [AIG] Odumosu gets major appointment after retirement from Police
Weeks after suspending the operations of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the state following a protracted supremacy crisis and chaos within the union, the Lagos State government has unveiled a list of a 25-man committee to oversee the affairs of all motor parks and garages in the state. Top on the list is the immediate past Commissioner of Police in the State, AIG Hakeem Odumosu [rtd]
This was contained in a statement issued on Thursday by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso.
According to the statement, the setting up of the committee ‘is in fulfillment of the government’s promise to ensure that events in the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) are not allowed to threaten law and order.’
The statement says: “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.
“Members of the committee, who have been selected following consultations with stakeholders in the sector, are: Mr. Hakeem Odumosu (AIG Rtd) (Government Liaison Officer), Alh Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya (Chairman), Alh Sulyman B. Ojora (Deputy Chairman ), Dr. Taiwo Olufemi Salaam (Secretary), Comrade Olayiwola Lemboye, Alh Mustapha Adekunle, Alh Ganiyu Shittu, Alh Mukaila Runsewe, Alh Sulyman Yusuf, Alh Mufutau Mutiu, Alh Yinka Hassan and Alh Sunday Ogunleye among others.
Others include Alh Moshood Omojowa, Alh Ismaila Aigoro, Alh Ibrahim Yusuf. O, Alh Akeem Tijani, Mrs Omolabake Adelakun, Comrade Kazeem Hassan, Alh Wasiu Amole, Alh Ganiyu Ayinde, Anthony Adeyinka Adeboye, John Victor Owolabi, Saburi Salami, Ibrahim Onitiju and Odusanya Gbenga.
The statement added that mMembers of the committee are to report to the Ministry of Transportation, Alausa Secretariat, Ikeja.