The Lagos State Government has named Musiliu Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo, as the chairman of a committee that will oversee the affairs of motor parks and garages in the state.
Serving as Government Liason Officer in the committee is the immediate past Commissioner of Police in the state, Hakeem Odumosu (Rtd).
The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotosho, made this known in a statement made available to newsmen on Thursday, titled ‘Parks Management Committee.’
This comes weeks after the activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers were banned in the state on March 10 following the tension sparked by some events in the union.
MC Oluomo was the chairman of the Union which recently announced his sacking after weeks of suspension from the position.
The statement read, “The Lagos State Government has set up a committee to oversee the affairs of all motor parks and garages in the State.
“This 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 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:
1. Mr. Hakeem Odumosu (AIG Rtd) – Government Liaison Officer
2. Alh Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya – Chairman
3. Alh Sulyman B. Ojora – (Deputy Chairman)
4. Dr. Taiwo Olufemi Salaam (Secretary)
5. Comrade Olayiwola Lemboye
6. Alhaji Mustapha Adekunle
7. Alhaji Ganiyu Shittu
8. Alhaji Mukaila Runsewe
9. Alhaji Sulyman Yusuf
10. Alhaji Mufutau Mutiu
11. Alhaji Yinka Hassan
12. Alhaji Sunday Ogunleye
13. Alhaji Moshood Omojowa
14. Alhaji Ismaila Aigoro
15. Alhaji Ibrahim Yusuf. O
16. Alhaji Akeem Tijani
17. Mrs. Omolabake Adelakun
18. Comrade Kazeem Hassan
19. Alhaji Wasiu Amole
20. Alhaji Ganiyu Ayinde
21. Anthony Adeyinka Adeboye
22. John Victor Owolabi
23. Saburi Salami
24. Ibrahim Onitiju
25. Odusanya Gbenga
The statement added that members of the committee are to report to the Ministry of Transportation, Alausa Secretariat, Ikeja.