Court Declares Imposition Of Fine By LASTMA Illegal

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has ruled that the imposition of fines by the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) is illegal. The appeal court held that imposition of penalties by the LASTMA ultra vires its power, especially where no platform was established to observe the principles of natural justice. The court declared […]

Police, Others Launch Joint Operation To Tackle Lagos Traffic

To tackle the traffic gridlock on roads across the state, Lagos State Police Command has launched a joint operation with other sister agencies. Tagged Operation Restore Sanity On Lagos Roads/Operation Velvet, the police said it would henceforth impound cars of defaulting drivers during the operations. Such violators will also be arraigned immediately in a Mobile […]