BRT Operator Suspends Providers, Blames #ENDSARS Protests
The operations of Bus Speedy Transit (BRT) in Lagos State, have been suspended in some areas, The Nation stories.
Primero Transport Providers Ltd., the operator of the BRT service introduced the suspension of its operations on Ikorodu and TBS routes because of the EndSARS protests.
The agency’s Head of Company Communications, Mr. Mutiu Yekeen, made the announcement in an announcement on Saturday in Lagos.
“Following the continuing protests in Lagos State and different elements of the nation, Primero Transport Providers Restricted has suspended operations on the Ikorodu to TBS hall for this weekend- Saturday, Oct. 17 and Sunday 18.
“The protest which has impacted the operations of the corporate within the final week is on a three-day marathon stage this weekend.
“We’ll proceed to watch the scenario and begin operations as quickly because the street is obvious.
“We name on our esteemed commuters to bear with us throughout this era,” Yekeen mentioned.
He mentioned that the agency’s precedence to convey commuters safely to their locations daily, offering quick, inexpensive and handy providers to residents had been hindered by the protests.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) stories that the #ENDSARS protests over police brutality have continued to affect negatively on visitors as protesters hinder vehicular actions in main elements of the state.
Recall that the Lagos Bus Service Ltd. (LBSL), operator of Marcopolo high-capacity buses, additionally suspended operations on Thursday afternoon over a worry of assaults on buses, passengers, and employees members by the protesters.
The LBSL, nonetheless, resumed operations on Friday at 8:00 a.m.