NewsKASTELA to replace VIO in Kaduna state

KASTELA to replace VIO in Kaduna state

-

KASTELA to replace VIO in Kaduna state
By; Samson Yaki, Kaduna.
The Kaduna State Traffic and Environmental Law Agency (KASTELA ) is billed to replace the recently banned Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) in the state.
Honorable Isah Hazo, Chairman House Committee on works, Housing and Transportation in the State House of Assembly made this known in a chat with journalists in Kaduna.
Honorable Hazo said VIO is an arm of the Ministry of Works, Housing and Transport and has no statutory backing that can question the governor’s decision to ban it without delay and consultation.
Honorable Isah said that, “the ban of the VIO in the state is in line with the government policies and programmes. VIO is a sector in the ministry of works, transport and housing and there is no law in the Assembly here regarding VIO. And so it is at the discretion of the governor to take decisions that would benefit the citizens of the state in that regards”.
He said that even though they are banned the personnel have been absorbed into the ministry while the student trainees of the sector who are students under the ministry are also back to their institute.
On who to takes over the job of the VIO in Kaduna state, Hazo said the recently established Kaduna State Traffic and Environmental Law Agency (KASTELA) will come to replace the work of VIO in the state.
He maintained that since KASTELA has a wider jurisdiction than the VIO, there would be no need for VIO again to avoid duplication of duty that may lead to clash of interest.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Gombe: Governor Inuwa Yahaya To Help Youth Harness Potentials – DG Media

By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya is committed to creating environment where the younger generation can...

Kogi As A Question-mark On Our Collective Conscience

By; CHRIS MUSTAPHA NWAOKOBIA Is the young man that superintend the State of Kogi from the Lugard House in Lokoja...

NEDC Moves To Rehabilitate 84km Bauchi-Gombe Road With N32bn

By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has disclosed that the federal government through the Federal Ministry of...

Federal Medical Centre Idi-Aba Would Have Suffered 20-Years Setback If Musa Olomu Wasn’t Reappointed — Elder Statesman

By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON An elder statesman and renowned accountant, Chief M. Ola - Yusuf has postulated that the Federal...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

British High Commissioners Visit, A Step In Right Direction – Maianguwa

By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON The Senior Special Assistant on Liaison to Engr. Abdullahia Sule Hon. Yusuf Jibrin Maianguwa has said...

Gbajabiamila Promises To Continue Advocating Youth Inclusion In Governance

By; AMOS MATHEW, Kaduna The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has said that he remains...

Must read

UBEC, UNICEF canvases early childhood care, education for‎ communities in Nigeria

UBEC, UNICEF canvases early childhood care, education for‎ communities...

Allege Kidnap by ABU staff, case adjourns till July 12

By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria. The Chief Magistrate Court sitting at...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you