Connect with us


LASTMA Official Killed By A Lagos Driver, Here’s How It Happened



An officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority has been killed by a Lagos driver.

The tragic incident occurred in the Mile 12 area of Ketu, Lagos.

The General Manager LASTMA, Engr. Olajide Oduyoye identified the officer as Samson Olawale Akinmade.

He said the officer died in the early hours of Wednesday, January 27, 2021, after he was knocked down by the motorist who drove a blue-black Opel Space Bus with registration number AAA 74 GG.

Oduyoye said Akinmade was knocked down at Demurin Street junction inwards Mile 12 while controlling traffic, leaving him with head and body injuries.

He said the officer died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital where he was rushed after sustaining various degrees of injuries.