Lagos issues 6,000 new number plates weekly

As part of activities to mark the first anniversary of the Governor Babajide Sanwoolu-led administration in Lagos, Lagos State Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde has revealed that the state’s Motor Vehicle Administration Agency (MVAA) issued 479,028 number plates and drivers license in the last one year.

Giving a breakdown at the Year 2020 Ministerial Press Briefing to commemorate the anniversary, he said that the records showed that 288,000 number plates and 191,028 drivers license were issued in the period under review.

According to Oladeinde, the administration also recently re-introduced the Temporary Vehicle Tag (TVT) to provide Law enforcement agencies with a robust data base and valuable information about all new vehicles entering the State.

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