By Esezobor Ohimai Benin City
Edo City Transport Services Crisis deepens, As Men of The Nigeria Army Takeover Premises
Edo City Transport Services Crisis Worsens, As Soilders Takeover Premises
The Nigerian Army, on Tuesday took over the premises of the Edo City Transport Service to forestall possible breakdown of law and order in the establishment.
Soliders taking over of the premises followed the Monday morning protest by the staff wherein they called for the sack and arrest of their Managing Director.
Meanwhile buses of the company have been packed inside the company’s premises while the gate is under lock and key.
Staff were seeing on mofty loitering around the premises.
It was also noted that the non availability of the buses on the roads has made transport system to be very difficult in the metropolis as passengers jostled for other public buses to get to their destinations.
Recall that the staff of the transport company had accused the Managing Director, Mrs. Edugie Agbonlahor of not remitting their pension pensions to the appropriate quota and maltreatment.
They also accused the MD of casualization of staff, non payment of two months salary and stagnation in their place of work.