Mutfwang Commissions 15 Tin City Luxurious Metro Buses To Ply Jos Roads | Independent Newspaper Nigeria

2024-05-07 16:55:53

Independent Newspapers Nigeria

JOS - Plateau State Governor Caleb Mutfwang on Tuesday commissioned 15 Luxurious Tin City Metro Urban Buses to ease transportation challenges in Jos and Bukuru Metropolis.

The Transportation Initiative he said is expected to generate between 500 to 1,000 job opportunities for the people of Plateau state especially unemployed Youths .

Mutfwang said it would fuel economic growth and fostering development across the state.

Governor Mutfwang stated this during the unveiling and commissioning of 15 state-of-the-art MAN-Diesel buses procured to mitigate the costs of intra-city travel and providing a respite from the daily transportation challenges of commuters in the state .

According to the governor, these buses are not mere vehicles; they are mobile hubs of innovation, equipped with the latest amenities such as Near Field Communication (NFC) and secure card payment systems.

"We are ushering in an era of digitized travel, aligning with the global shift towards cashless transactions for the convenience of our passengers. Safety and oversight are the cornerstones of our transportation network."

He further stressed that they have integrated comprehensive video monitoring systems with audio/video feeds on each bus adding that this measure guarantees the safety of passengers and instills a culture of accountability and transparency within their operations.

The governor also reassure the people of the State of his administration's dedication to exemplary leadership, guided by principles of integrity, character, the fear of God and a deep-seated love for the state stressing that his administration will continue to introduce initiatives that alleviate economic burdens and quality of life for the greater glory.

"My government will remain steadfast in its adherence to due process, accountability, transparency, equity, and the rule of law. I call upon all traders and citizens to collaborate with our officials who strive to maintain a clean and healthy environment for us all," he said.

The Luxurious Buses were immediately deployed to the roads of Jos and Bukuru Metropolis after they were commissioned by Governor Mutfwang to the delight of guests at the unveiling of the Buses.

2024-05-07 News