The Adamawa State Authorities has banned day-time motion of heavy obligation vehicles, tankers and opulent buses within the streets of the dual cities that make up the state capital, Yola.
The massive autos can solely now ply the streets of Yola City (Yola South LGA) and Jimeta (Yola North LGA) within the evening between 7pm and 6am until additional discover.
A press release from the state authorities, which mentioned the order takes impact from Tuesday August 11, defined that it’s to curb visitors congestion within the state capital.
“It has develop into noticeable that the motion of this class of autos inside the capital has resulted in heavy visitors holdups, disruption in visitors circulate and untold hardship on commuters,” the assertion mentioned.
Based on the assertion signed by the state Director Basic of Media and Communications, Mr Solomon Kumangar, the state Police Command and Federal Highway Security Corps (FRSC) have been directed to implement the ban.
Vehicular visitors in Yola turned somewhat difficult final week when work began on considered one of two flyover initiatives which Governor Ahmadu Fintiri flagged off.
Autos utilizing the normally busy Whole Junction in Jimeta, the flyover website, have needed to divert into slender internal streets, inflicting visitors buildup in these streets.