TWELVE officers of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) have been arraigned for offences ranging from corrupt practices to absenteeism
According to the Agency’s Public Relations Officer, Adebayo Taofiq, eleven officers were found guilty of the allegations brought against them, one officer was cleared by the disciplinary panel.
Taofiq quoted the agency’s acting General Manager, Bakare Oki, as saying that the panel suggested a number of sanctions, including immediate termination of appointment, rank reduction, and dismissal.
Bakare added that severe punishment would be meted out to officers who beat the law.
Bakare also advised Lagos residents to desist from offering LASTMA officials bribes.