KNSG bans luxurious bus operation in Sabon Gari
Kano State Government has directed that henceforth, all luxurious bus operators in the state shall relocate to Na’ibawa Motor Park.
The directives added that immediately after the interstate travelling ban is lifted, the luxurious buses will no longer operate from their Sabon Gari New Road Park but from the new park at Zaria Road.
This was made known by the Managing Director of the state Road and Traffic Agency (KAROTA), Hon. Baffa Babba Dan’agundi while addressing leaders of Luxurious Bus Union, recently.
He stated that the state government took the decision not to inconvenience them but for the betterment of the entire state as efforts are being made to ensure that adequate security of lives and property is being provided in the state.
He said measures such as adequate security are being put in place at the Na’ibawa Park to allow for smooth operation of the buses.
He added that the agency would work with the union to ensure that every other necessary thing needed for their business is provided and put in place.
In his reaction, the Secretary of the Luxurious Bus Union Kano branch, Mr. Godson Nwokome pleaded that they should be allowed to continue their business from their Sabon Gari Park but nonetheless, the union would abide by the state government directive and accord it their support for the growth of the state.
Dan’agundi reemphasized that the decision has been made and all other matters arising would be looked into subsequently to find a lasting solutions to them, according to a statement by Nabilusi Abubakar K/Na’isa, the Public Relation Officer of the agency which was made available to The Triumph, recently.