Business News of Monday, 23 October 2017Source: Graphic.com.ghAMA to step up driver education on Aayalolo Bus stopsAayalolo buses have been struggling with other commercial buses for lanes and bus stopsThe Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has suspended its enforcement of road traffic regulations to create a congenial operational environment for the quality bus services along the Accra-CMB-Amasaman corridor pending the inauguration of a new board. The situationThe GAPTE, through the AMA, is mandated to manage the provision of quality bus services along the Accra CMB-Amasaman corridor. The 24-hour Towing Service was contracted to tow all vehicles that wrongly park in the parking spaces meant for the Aayalolo buses. “The AMA and GAPTE will continue to carry out public education programme concerning the identification of exclusive infrastructure and installations meant for the Aayalolo Bus Services by motorists and the general public and the rules of engagement pertaining to exclusive infrastructure and installations meant for the Aayalolo Bus Services. “We will also step up public education on legal provisions under the Local Governance Act (Act 940) and the Legislative Instrument, 2009 (L.I.1961) that empowers the assembly to regulate, manage and enforce traffic regulations in accordance with the relevant laws,” Numo Blafo said.
Source: GhanaWeb October 23, 2017 10:41 UTC