The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, on Saturday apprehended two commercial drivers and their buses for driving against traffic.
The commercial drivers were apprehended at Majidun area of Ikorodu, on the outskirts of Lagos.
The buses with registration numbers, FKJ 704 XK and FKJ 864 XV, were driving inward Ikorodu using the outward Ikorodu Lane.
The two buses and the drivers were handed over to the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) at Owode Onirin police station for necessary actions.
Under the Lagos State Traffic laws the penalty for driving against traffic is the forfeiture of the vehicle. In addition, the culprit if a first offender will serve a one year term in prison.
A second term offender is liable to three years imprisonment.