The National office of the RTO/VIO mayors has officially opened in Abuja today. The office is situated at the fct directorate of road traffic headquarters in Mabushi Abuja.
The FCT squadron leader and national coordinator of the vio mayor, Dr Yusuf John Suberu in his open remarks expressed delight and appreciation to the director in charge of the DRTS for allocating the space where the temporary structure was erected.
“This will ensure efficiency and day-to-day administrative running of the volunteer group. I appreciate the cooperation and rapport that has existed between the mayors and the DRTS.”
He emphasised that this could further boost the activities of the vio mayors in their desire to complement the constitutional roles of the drts.
He assured them of more zeal, effort and dedication to traffic control, enforcement and volunteerism.
He charged the vio mayors to be committed, energic and dedicated to what they have offered themselves to do.
In her remarks, the representative of the drts director, Mrs Ajuma a director in the DRTS business development department charged the VIO mayors to discharge the complementary role with integrity.
” I want you all to work according to established norms that are in tandem with volunteerism in residual matters, cooperate with regular officers when necessary, make their services available across the nation and also seek more productivity in achieving their goals without fear or favour as their roles are unquantifiable as it is needed as only the drts and her sister Vios cannot do it alone, hence their participation”, Ajuma added.
She commended them for their roles, stating that it is worthy of emulation by others and promised the support of the DRTS anytime.
The programme concluded with the unveiling of the office. Present in
the occasion were Area commanders and zonal commanders as well as the deputy director in charge of the operation as well as the chief provost of DRTS Sani Ibrahim.