Ogidi (Idemili North LGA )-Bus drivers plying Nkpor old road, have commended Idemili North Local Government Road decongestion Authority facilitating for free-flow of traffic now witnessed in the area.
A bus driver, Mr Chudi Nwanno praised the group saying: “efforts of the decongestion authority are yielding desired fruits as street trading no longer take place”.
He commended Anambra State Government for solving problems of commuters, especially at Nkpor junction and Afor Nkpor Market area.
“As Easter is fast approaching, the road side traders need to be monitored to ensure strict compliance during the season.’’
Another bus driver, Humphrey Nnabude noted that sanity had returned to the road since ban on commercial motorcycle riding (Okada riding) in the area.
He pointed out that traders had learnt to comply with government directives.
“A situation where illegal structures on roads are pulled down irrespective of amount spent on erecting them are clear indications that the authority is mindful of their jobs.’’
Nnabude enjoined his fellow drivers to be safety-conscious while on the roads, stressing that some accidents occur as a result of recklessness of drivers.
Source: Anambra State Government