Governor Ambode approves N10m compensation to slain LASTMA officer’s family

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has announced the approval of 10 Million Naira compensation to the family of the officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), who was recently killed by a FSARS Officer over a traffic dispute.

He made the revelation, on Sunday, while commiserating with LASTMA over the killing of Mr Rotimi Adeyemo.

Governor Ambode said the incident was one too many, revealing that a total of 18 officers were lost to such unfortunate situation, and 24 permanently incapacitated in various hospitals in the last one year.

While Lagosians have commended the gesture, they have also asked for disciplinary measures to be taken against sars officials to prevent future occurence.

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