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TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AGENCY LAW




      NO. 15 OF 2011




   EKITI STATE OF NIGERIA
EKITI STATE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AGENCY LAW, 2011



                             INDEX OF SECTIONS


1.    Establishment of the Agency
2.    Establishment and Composition of the Board on Traffic enforcement and
      Management Agency.
3.    Power of the Board
4.    Appointment of Members of the Board
5.    Remuneration of Members of the Board
6.    Tenure of Office of Members of the Board
7.    Proceeding of the Board
8.    Power of the Commissioner
9.    The Secretary/Legal Adviser of the Agency
10.   Functions of the Agency
11.   Power of the Agency under the Second Schedule
12.   Traffic fines Ticket
13.   Ranks of the Staff of the Agency
14.   Declaration of Interest by Staff
15.   Provision of Equipment and Materials
16.   Jurisdiction and Operational Zones
17.   Immunity of Staff
18.   Staff to be regarded as Persons in the Public Service of Ekiti State
19.   Allocation of Service Numbers
20.   Funds and Resources of the Agency
21.   Accounts




22.   Operations of Bank Accounts
23.   Interpretations
24.   Citation and Commencement.
A LAW TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EKITI STATE TRAFFIC
ENFORCEMENT AND MANAGEMENT AGENCY: TO REGULATE, CONTROL AND
         MANAGE TRAFFIC AND FOR OTHER CONNECTED MATTERS.




                             NO. 15 OF 2011

                          EKITI STATE OF NIGERIA



                                          COMMENCEMENT (              )




ENACTED BY THE EKITI STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY AS FOLLOWS:

Establishment 1.    (1)     There is established under this Law of the Ekiti

Of the Agency               State Traffic Enforcement and Management Agency
                            (referred to in this Law as the Agency)

                    (2)     The Agency shall be under overall supervision of the
                            Governor
                    (3)     The Agency shall:
(a) Be a body corporate with perpetual succession
                                  and common seal;
                              (b) Have power to sue and to be sued in its
                                  corporate name; and
                              (c) Be capable of holding, purchasing, acquiring and
                                  disposing of property movable, for the purpose
                                  of exercising its functions specified in this Law.



Establishment 2       (1)   There is established a Board for the Agency

and composition             referred to in this law as the “Board”

Of the Board on

Traffic Enforcement   (2)   The Board shall consist of:

and Management              (a)    A full time Chairman, who shall be a

Agency                             holder of a recognized qualification in related
                                   discipline with relevant experience in traffic
                                   management shall be the head of the Agency.

                            (b)    Two other full-time members.
                            (c)    Two part time members
                            (d)    Ex-Officio Members who shall represent the
                                   following:
a.     The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of
                                      Works and transport
                               b.     One representative of the Nigeria Police Force,
                                      Ekiti State Command.
                               c.     One representative of the office of the Vehicle
                                      Inspection Officer (VIO).
                               d.     One representative of the State Ministry of
                                      Environment
                               e.     One representative of the Ministry of Justice
                               f.     One representative of the Federal Road Safety
                                      Corps (FRSC).
                               g.     One representative of each of transport-
                                      related Unions as follows
                               i.     National Union Of Road Transport Workers
                                      (NURTW),
                               ii.    Road Transporters Employer Association of
                                      Nigeria (RTEAN),
                               iii.   Nigeria Association of Cooperative
                                      Transporters (NACT).



Power of the 3.   The Board shall be charged with responsibility of:

Agency            (a)   Reviewing progress of the programme of the Agency
(b)   recommending change and additions to current programme
                          especially the Annual Work Plan;
                    (c)   Identifying areas of inter-departmental and inter-
                          governmental coordination;
                    (d)   Identifying areas of expertise that can be applied to specific
                          problems; and
                    (e)   Offering technical advice to the Governor on traffic
                          management and related issues.



Appointment 4.      The Governor shall appoint the Chairman and Members of

of members          of the Board.

of the Board




Remuneration 5.     There shall be paid to be members of the Board such

Of member of        remuneration and allowances as may be determined by the

The Board           Governor from time to time.




Tenure of      6.   (1)   The members of the board shall hold office for the

Office of                 the period of four (4) years and may be re-appointed
Members of                for a further term of four (4) years.




The Board

                          (2)   Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the letter
                                by which he is appointed, a member may be removed
                                from office by the Governor if he:
                          (a)   Dies
                          (b) Completes a term of office and is not
                                re-appointed

                          (c)   Resigns from the office by the instrument in writing
                                under his hand addressed to the Governor;
                          (d) Becomes mentally incapacitated or is convicted of an
                                offence involving dishonesty or traffic related offence;
                                or
                          (e) Has been involved in acts that cab be considered as
                                inimical to the interest of the Agency or the State.



Proceedings of 7.   The provisions of the First Schedule to this Law

Of the Board        apply with respect to proceedings of the Board.




Power of the 8.     (1)   Subject to the provisions of this Law, the
Commissioner              Commissioner may give to the Agency, directives of a general
                          character or relating generally to matters of policy, with
                          regard to the exercise by the agency of its function under

                          this law and it shall be the duty of the Agency to comply with
                          such directives.

                    (2)   The Commissioner may make regulations or rules for the
                          purpose of the provisions of this Law.

                    (3)   The provisions of the First and Second Schedules to this Law
                          may be amended by Regulations made in pursuant to this
                          Law by the commissioner subject to the provisions of the
                          Regulations approval Law of Ekiti State and the approval of
                          the House of Assembly.




The Secretary/Legal 9.    There must be a Secretary/Legal Adviser to the Adviser of the
Agency              Agency who shall be responsible to the Board in the

                          discharge of his functions and shall in particular be
                    responsible for the following:

                    (a)   Providing legal advice; and
                    (b)   Generally performing all other duties affecting the agency as
                          may be specifically assigned to him by the Board
                    (c)   The day to day administration of the Agency
Function of the 10. The Agency shall discharge functions generally to:

Agency              (d)     controlling traffic and enforcing State and National Laws
                            that govern the safe use of vehicles on roads in Ekiti State




                    (e)     Deterring and apprehending road traffic offenders;

                    (f)     Conducting highly visible day and night traffic patrols to
                            enforce traffic rules and regulations and clear the highways
                            of obstruction;

                    (f)     Reducing the incidence and severity of road traffic
                            accidents;

                    (h)     Identifying, developing,

                    (i)     Providing telephone accessible emergency towing services
                            for broken down vehicles;

                    (j)     Maintaining a register of traffic violators;

                    (k)     employing mobile and random breath testing methods to
                            ascertain whether a person is under the influence of
                            alcoholic or drugs, while operating or being in charge of a
                            motor vehicle as specified under the second schedule of
                            this Law;
(l)     Safeguarding highways from encroachment from the
                           activities of markets, roads-side trading, street hawking
                           and alms begging;

                   (m)     Safeguarding school children through crossing and school
                           site zones




                   (n)     Safeguarding vehicles and pedestrians in construction
                           zones, highways and streets;

                   (o)     Co-operating with Local, National International bodies.
                           Agencies or groups engaged in road safety activities in the
                           prevention of accidents on the highways;

                   (p)     Entering into agreement with any person for the supply,
                           construction, manufacture or repair of any property
                           whether movable or immovable, which is necessary or
                           appropriate for the purpose of the Agency; and

                   (q)     Doing anything for the purpose of advancing the skill of
                           employees of the Agency including the provision of
                           facilities for trainingeducation and research.




Power of the 11.   (1)   In the exercise of the function conferred on the

Agency under the         Agency, staff of the Agency shall have power to
Second Schedule          arrest and prosecute traffic offenders reasonably suspected
                         under the second schedule of this Law.

                  (2)    In the discharge of the functions of the Agency by or under
                         this Law, a staff of the Agency shall have power to:

                        (a)      Arrest any suspected of committing or having
                                 committed an offence under this Law.

                        (b)      Impound any vehicle by which an offence under this
                                 Law is reasonably suspected to have been committed
                                 until the case is determined or disposed of:

                        (c)      Remove and detain any vehicle by which has been
                                 parked in a manner that causes an obstruction on a
                                 highway until the case is determined or disposed of;

                        (d)      Tow away and park impounded vehicles in the
                                 approved vehicle removed park;

                        (e)      Declare an offender as wanted when he fails to report
                                 to answer charges against him under this law.

                  (3) After the 24hours of the seizure, the driver of the owner of the
                        vehicle shall be liable to pay custody fees each day the vehicle
                        remains in custody; provided that if the driver or owner of the
                        vehicle fails to reclaim the vehicle within a period of 6 (six)
                        months from the date of the seizure, the impounded vehicle
shall be vested in the Ekiti State government, which reserves the
      right to dispose vehicle as it deems fit.

(4) Any person who commits any offence under this law or any
      other enactment shall be liable on conviction to the penalty
      stipulated under the second schedule to this law or a specified
      in the enactment or to any non-custodial punishment provided
      by the Law.

(5)   Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (4) of this
      section, a court convicting a person of an offence under this
      law may impose a term of imprisonment not exceeding six
      months in lieu of any of the penalties provided for in the
      Second Schedule to this Law.

(6) Any person suspected of having committed any offence to
      which this section applies, and who refuses without lawful
      excuse to give a staff of the Agency any information
      demanded or gives a false name or address or any other false
      information commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a
      fine of N5,000.00 or to imprisonment for six months or to any
      non- custodial punishment provided by Law.

(7) Persons suspected to have committed an offence under this
      Law may be prosecuted in any Magistrate court in the State.
(8) In addition to any of the punishment that may be imposed
                          under this Law or any other enactment, a court may order an
                          offender to undertake a course of study at a Driving Institution
                          for a period of not less than two (2) days but not exceeding
                          fourteen (14) days in respect of any offence for which the
                          person is convicted.

Traffic fines 12.   (1) Notwithstanding the provisions requiring the imposition

Ticket                    of a penalty after conviction by a Magistrate Court, a
                          person accused of a traffic offence may wish to waive his
                          rights to a court trial by electing to pay the stipulated fines on
                          the fine tickets to designated Sate Accounts.

                    (2)   Where a staff of the Agency who reasonably suspect that an
                          offence under the second schedule to this law has been
                          committed issues a Traffic fine Ticket to a person suspected
                          to have committed the offence, the person may elect to pay
                          the fine within twenty-four hours of the issuance of the
                          Traffic Fine Ticket.

                    (3)   The person paying the fine shall obtain an official ticket
                          showing the offence and the amount of fine paid.

                    (4)   The vehicle of any person who is suspected to have
                          committed the offence under this Law shall be detained until
                          the said fine is paid.
(5)      Where a person issued with a Traffic fine ticket contests the
                               Agency of an offence or defaults to pay the fine within the
                               stipulated time, a charge may be preferred against him at a
                               Magistrate Court.

Ranks of the 13.      (1)     Staff of the Agency shall bear such ranks and

Staff of the Agency           designation as may be assigned to them.

                      (2) The entry qualification for the appointment of the staff shall be
                             in accordance with the rules made by the Agency for that
                             purpose but must not be less than:

                            (a) a minimum entry of Senior Secondary School Certificate or its
                               equivalent.

                            (b) Certificate of medical fitness from a government hospital.

                      (3) Uniformed staff of the Agency in addition to the conditions
                             prescribed in section 13 (2) above would be required to be:

                            (a) Physically fit;

                            (b) Of a minimum height of 1.67 meters (5 ft 6ins.) for male staff
                                and

                            (c)Of a minimum height of 1.62 meters (5.4ins.) for female staff.
Declaration of 14. (1) A person shall, before he is appointed as a staff of the

Interest by Staff       Agency, required to declare his interest, if any, in any transport
                        or other business organization undertaking transportation of
                        passengers, or goods or engaged in the repair and maintenance
                        of vehicles or the manufacturing or sale of any equipment used
                        by the Agency.

                    (2)A Staff of the Agency who acquires any financial interest in any
                        organization undertaking transportation of passengers or goods
                        or is engaged in the repair and maintenance of vehicles or in the
                        production or sale of any equipment used by the Agency, shall,
                        within one month of such acquisition give notice thereof in
                        writing to the Agency specifying the interest so acquired and the
                        Agency may, after taking into consideration all the
                        circumstances of the case, decide whether-

                    (a) to retain him as a staff of the Agency; or

                    (b) to remove him from such membership of the staff.

                    (c)to attach any condition to his membership of staff.




Provision of 15.        The Agency shall provide for the use of members, such

equipment     equipment as the Agency may consider necessary for the and
materials effective        and efficient discharge of the function conferred by the Law;
                           including the provision of uniforms, identification card, retro-
                           reflective jackets, raincoats, high-powered motorcycles, patrol
                           car, ambulance, recovery vehicles, two-way mobile radios,
                           telephone sets, computers, rescue tools and powerful torches.




   Jurisdiction 16.     (1) The Agency shall operate in the entire State

   And Operational      (2) For the administration of this law, the Agency shall

   Zone                    shall create operational zones in the State, each of which shall
                           be under the control of an officer appointed by the Agency.

                        (3)The Agency may deploy to each operational zone such number
                            of traffic control officers as it may deem sufficient for
                            enforcing the provisions of this Law within the operational
                            zone.



   Immunity of Staff 17. A uniformed or non-uniformed staff of the Agency shall not be
                        liable for any act lawfully done by him in the exercise of his duty
                        and within the limits of power conferred on him by this Law or
                        any rules or regulations made there under.
Staff to be 18.       (1) Service by Staff of the Agency under this Law shall be

Regarded as persons     deemed to be public service of the Ekiti State

In the Public Service of Government.

Ekiti State

                      (2) The Board may require any person employed as a staff of the
                      Agency to undergo such course of training related to the functions
                      of the Agency at such institutions or organizations as the Board
                      may decide from time to time.




Allocation of 19.     (1) Every Staff of the Agency shall have allocated to him a

Service Numbers          service number which shall be prefixed against his name in the
                         register of staff kept in the Agency.

                      (2) The Service number shall be the identity number of the staff
                         and shall be affixed in the case of a uniformed staff above the
                         breast pocket of his shirt or such conspicuous part of his
                         uniform as the Agency may decide.




Funds and 20.         The funds and resource of the Agency shall consist of:

Resources of the      (a) such sums or other advances by way of loans, or grants

Agency                   to the Agency by the Government.
(b) The sums of or other property whatsoever as may from time
                 to time be advanced by way of loans or grants to the Agency or
                 institution, any international organization or private
                 foundation or any person whatsoever;

              (c)Any investments or other property acquired by or vested
                 innthe Agency;

              (d) All other sums or property, which may in any manner become
                 payable to or vested in the Agency in respect of its power and
                 duties or any matter incidental thereto under this Law.

Account 21.   (1) The Authority shall keep proper account of all its transactions
                 in such a form as the Governor may direct or as may be
                 prescribed by Law.

              (2) The form of accounts shall be such as to secure the provision
                 of separate information in respect of each of the main
                 activities and department of the Agency.

              (3) The accounts shall be audited annually by external auditors
                 appointed by the Agency from a list of approved Auditors
                 provided by the Auditor-General of the State.

              (4) The Agency shall within six (60 months after the end of each
                 financial year, furnish the Governor with;

                 (a)      a copy of the audited accounts of the Agency.
(b)      a copy of the general report and full report of the
                                 external Auditor; and

                        (c)      a detailed report of the state of affairs of the Agency
                                 for the financial year, including a statement of the
                                 change in the general reserve fund arising from the
                                 activities of the Agency during the year upon.

                     (5) The Agency or Governor shall cause audited account and the
                         Annual report of the Agency to be published in the
                         Government Gazette after complying with subsection (4) of
                         this section and be available on demand to the public.




Operations of 22.    The Agency shall operate funds with a reputable bank or

Banks Accounts      banks in the State and the signatories to the account shall be the
                    Secretary and the Director of Finance and Administration (DFA).




Interpretation 23. In this Law, unless the context otherwise requires:

                    “Agency” means the Ekiti State Traffic Enforcement and
                    Management Agency;
“Driving Institution” means any Driving Institution designated by
                   Government

                   “Financial year” means every period of twelve months terminating
                   on the 31st day of December.

                   “Government” means Government of Ekiti State;

                   “Governor” means Governor of Ekiti State

                   “Commissioner” means Commissioner of Works and Transport or
                   any person for the time being to whom the responsibility for
                   transportation in Ekiti State in delegated by the Governor;

                   “Staff” means a uniformed, non-uniformed staff of the Agency;

                   “Member” means a member of the Ekiti State Traffic Enforcement
                   and Management Agency Board.

                   “State” means Ekiti State of Nigeria.




Citation and 24.   This Law may be cited as the Ekiti State Traffic

Commencement       Management Agency Law, 2011.
FIRST SCHEDULE

                                     SECTION SEVEN

                                  BOARD PROCEEDINGS

1. The Board may make standing orders regulating the proceedings of the Board or
   of any committee constituted by the Board
2. At any meeting of the Board, the Chairman or in the absence, any member duly
   appointed by the Board shall preside at the meeting.
3. Where the Board wishes to obtain the advice of any person on a particular
   matter, the board may co-opt him as a member for such period as it thinks fit,
   but a person who is a member by virtue of this sub-paragraph shall not be
   entitled to vote at any meeting of the Board.
4. (1) The Board may appoint one or more committees to carry out, on behalf of
       the board, such of its functions as the Board may determine.
  (2) A committee, appointed under this paragraph shall consist of the number of
       persons determined by the Board and not more than one third of those
       persons may be persons who are not member of the Board, and a person
       other than a member of the Board shall serve on the committee in
       accordance with the terms of the instrument by which he is appointed.

5. The fixing of the seal of the Board shall be authenticated by the signature of the
  Chairman or some other member authorized generally or specified by the Board
  to act for that purpose.
SECOND SCHEDULE (SECTION II)

                                   FINES & PENALTIES

     LICENCE CONDITION (GENERAL)                        (LCG)

S/NO       VIOLATION            CODE     POINT     FINE IN       ADDITIONAL
                                                    NAIRA

1.     Driving without         LCG-01      2       2,000.00     Impound Vehicle
       Drivers Licence

2.     Driving of any          LCG-02      2       2,000.00     Impound Vehicle
       Vehicle by person
       under 18 (training a
       must)

3.     Learner drivers         LCG-03      2       2,000.00     Impound Vehicle
       without learner’s
       permit

4.     Learner driving on      LCG-04      2       2,000.00     Dislodge Driver
       major highway

5.     Learner driving and     LCG-05      2       2,000.00     Dislodge Driver
       unaccomplished by
       licenced driver.
6.    Driving an            LCG-06   4   25,000.00    Impound Vehicle
      unlicenced vehicle.

7.    Driving a vehicle     LCG-07   2     5,000.00   Impound Vehicle
      with unauthorized
      or defective
      reflective number
      plate




8.    Driving with a        LCG-08   3   10,000.00       Impound
      forged driver’s                                  Vehicle/Court
      licence

9.    Driving a private     LCG-09   2     2,000.00   Impound Vehicle
      vehicle without a
      valid road
      worthiness
      certificate

10.   Driving a company     LCG-10   2     5,000.00   Impound Vehicle
      vehicle without a
      valid road
      worthiness
      certificate
11.   Driving without         LCG-11   2   2,000.00   Impound Vehicle
      valid vehicle licence
LICENCE CONDITION (COMMERCIAL)                  (LCG)

S/NO     VIOLATION         CODE      POINT      FINE IN    ADDITIONAL
                                                NAIRA

12.    Not painting a      LCG-01         4     2,500.00   Enforce and
       commercial                                           Painting
       vehicle in
       approved state
       colour

13.    Driving a           LCG-02        2 a.   1,000.00    Impound
       commercial                                            Vehicle
                                          b.    2,500.00
       vehicle without
       valid
       hackney/stage

14.    Driving a           LCG-03        2 a.   1,000.00    Impound
       commercial                                            Vehicle
                                          b.    2,500.00
       vehicle without
       certificate of
       road
       worthiness




               A = Cars

               B = Pickups/Big Lorries
TRAFFIC SIGNS AND MARKETING                (TSM)

S/NO          VIOLATION           CODE     POINT   FINE IN    ADDITIONAL
                                                   NAIRA

 15.     Disobeying traffic       TSM-01     2     2,000.00
         control personnel or
         traffic signs

 16.     Disobeying traffic       TSM-02     2     2,000.00
         lights

17. a.   Parking on yellow line   TSM-03     4     2,000.00
         on any public
         highway/illegal
         packing

         Packing on yellow
         line on any public
   b.                                        4
         highway/illegal
         parking for trailer.     TSM-03           5,000.00


 18.     Vehicle crossing         TSM-04     4     2,000.00
         double yellow
         line/centre line.

 19.     Staying within the       TSM-05     3     2,000.00
         yellow junction box
         (offside rule).
20.   Failure to yield to        TSM-06      3          2,000.00
        right of way of
        pedestrians at a
        zebra crossing.

  21.   Failure to give to         TSM-07      2          2,000.00
        traffic on the left at a
        round about




VEHICLE DEFECT (VDF)

 S/NO               VIOLATION                CODE        POINT       FINE IN    ADDITIONAL
                                                                     NAIRA

22.     Driving vehicle & motorcycle        VDF-01   2           2,000,00       Impound &
        with non functional lamp                                                Enforce
                                                                                repairs




SMOKING                                                                 (ALD)

S/NO              VIOLATION                 CODE     POINT       FINE IN ADDITIONAL
                                                                     NAIRA

23.     Smoking & Drinking Alcohol          ALD-02   2           4,000.00       Impound
        while driving                                                           Vehicle.
MOTOR-CYCLE RIDERS

S/NO           VIOLATION           CODE    POINT   FINE IN   ADDITIONAL
                                                    NAIRA


24.    Riding motor-cycle         MCL-01    1      2,500.0    Impound
       without crash helmet                          0       Motor-cycle
       for rider and passengers
                                                   1,000.0
                                                     0

25.    Riding a motor-cycle       MCL-02    2      2,000.0    Impound
       without a rider permit                        0       Motor-cycle

26.    Riding a motor-cycle:      MCL-03    3      2,500.0    Impound
                                                     0       Motor-cycle
          (i)against traffic or

          (ii) on the kerbed,
          median or road set
          backs

27.    Conveying more than        MCL-04    2      2,000.0    Dislodge
       one passenger at any                          0          extra
       given time                                            passenger

28.    Alteration of              MCL-05    2      2,500.0    Impound
       manufacturers                                 0       Motor-cycle
       specification on
       motorcycle (e.g. Handle
bar/leg)

29.   Motorcyclist resisting       MCL-06   2   2,000.0    Impound
      arrest or offering bribes                   0       Motor-cycle

30.   Operating a motorcycle       MCL-07   2   2,500.0    Impound
      without registration                        0       Motor-cycle
      particulars

31.   Operating a motorcycle       MCL-08   2   1,000.0    Impound
      without side mirrors,                       0       Motor-cycle
      trafficators, break lights
      or rear lights

32.   Under aged person            MCL-09   2   2,500.0    Dislodge
      (under 18 old) riding a                     0         rider &
      motorcycle                                           Impound

33.   Motorcycle operator          MCL-10   1   2,500.0    Impound
      using horn designated                       0          horn
      for motor vehicles/siren

34.   Operating a motorcycle       MCL-11   3   5,000.0    Impound
      beyond 8:00 p.m. in Ekiti                   0       Motor-cycle
MISCELLANEOUS TRAFFIC FINES

S/NO             VIOLATION              CODE    POINT   FINE IN NAIRA     ADDITIONAL




35.    Assault on a traffic officer   MTF-01   3        5,000.00        Prosecute in
                                                                        court.

36.    Driving in a direction         MTF-01   4        5,000.00        Impound
       prohibited by the road                                           Vehicle
       traffic law.

37.    Illegal U-turns                MTF-03   3        5,000.00        Driver Training

38.    Wrongful overtaking of         MTF-04   2        5,000.00        Driver Training
       other vehicle

39.    Overloading of a               MTF-05   4        5,000.00        Dislodge
       commercial vehicle on the                                        excess
       high-way

40.    Driving on the walkway or      MTF-06   4        5,000.00        Move away
       kerbs

41.    Parking or stopping to pick    MTF-07   3        2,500.00        Training
       passenger by a commercial
       vehicle on the highway.
42.   Offering of bribes to a         MTF-08   4         5,000.00    Prosecute
      traffic officer by vehicle
      users

43.   Abandoned vehicle on            MTF-10   2 a.Car 10,000.00     Impound
      highway
                                               b.Trail   10,000.00
                                               er and
                                               big
                                               lorries

44.   Causing obstruction on          MTF-11   2         5,000.00    Impound
      highway if broken down

45.   Commuter or conductor           MTF-12   2         2,500.00    Dislodge
      hanging on tailboard of
      moving vehicle.

46.   Driving vehicle with doors      MTF-13   2         5,000.00
      left open.

47.   Making or receiving phone       MTF-14   2         2,500.00    Impound the
      calls while driving.                                           Cell-phone

48.   Driving without a strapped      MTF-15   2         2,500.00    Strap on seat
      seat belt for both drivers                                     belt.
      and front seat passengers

49.   Failure to display reflective   MTF-16   2         2,000.00
      warning sign at point
breakdown

50.     Motorist resisting arrest        MTF-17   2           5,000.00

51.     Willful obstruction on           MTF-18   2           2,500.00
        highway.

52.     Non-Covering of Load of          MTF-19   3           5,000.00
        sand, Laterite or gravel




      CUSTODY CHARGES

 S/NO              VIOLATION               CODE       POINT        FINE IN   ADDITIONAL
                                                                   NAIRA

53.      Custody charge for              SCC-01                   500.00
         impounded cars, jeep and
         mini-buses per day

54.      Custody charge for              SCC-02                   200.00
         impounded motor-cycles and
         3-wheeleers per day

55.      Custody charged for all other   SCC-03                   1,000.00
         impounded vehicle 6-
         wheeleers and above per day
TOWING OF VEHICLE

 S/NO              VIOLATION          CODE   POINT   FINE IN NAIRA   ADDITIONAL

56.     Cars/Jeep/Buses             SCC-04           5,000.00        Pay towing
                                                                     cost

57.     Pickups/Lorries/Luxurious   SCC-05           25,000.00       Pay towing
        buses                                                        cost

58.     Trailers                    SCC-06           50,000.00       Pay towing
                                                                     cost
This printed impression has been carefully compared by me with the
Bill, which has been passed by the Ekiti State House of Assembly and
found by me to be a true copy of the said Bill.




……………………………………………..

MR. BEN. AKINTUNDE FAMOYEGUN

  Clerk of the House of Assembly




                                   ...........................................................

                                    Rt. Hon. (Dr.) Adewale A. Omirin

                                               Speaker of the House
Governor’s Assent



              I hereby signify my assent to this Bill




                   DR. KAYODE FAYEMI
             Executive Governor of Ekiti State




MADE AT ADO EKITI THIS 26th DAY OF July, 2011

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Traffic Management Agency Law

  • 1. TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AGENCY LAW NO. 15 OF 2011 EKITI STATE OF NIGERIA
  • 2. EKITI STATE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AGENCY LAW, 2011 INDEX OF SECTIONS 1. Establishment of the Agency 2. Establishment and Composition of the Board on Traffic enforcement and Management Agency. 3. Power of the Board 4. Appointment of Members of the Board 5. Remuneration of Members of the Board 6. Tenure of Office of Members of the Board 7. Proceeding of the Board 8. Power of the Commissioner 9. The Secretary/Legal Adviser of the Agency 10. Functions of the Agency 11. Power of the Agency under the Second Schedule 12. Traffic fines Ticket 13. Ranks of the Staff of the Agency 14. Declaration of Interest by Staff 15. Provision of Equipment and Materials 16. Jurisdiction and Operational Zones 17. Immunity of Staff 18. Staff to be regarded as Persons in the Public Service of Ekiti State
  • 3. 19. Allocation of Service Numbers 20. Funds and Resources of the Agency 21. Accounts 22. Operations of Bank Accounts 23. Interpretations 24. Citation and Commencement.
  • 4. A LAW TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EKITI STATE TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT AND MANAGEMENT AGENCY: TO REGULATE, CONTROL AND MANAGE TRAFFIC AND FOR OTHER CONNECTED MATTERS. NO. 15 OF 2011 EKITI STATE OF NIGERIA COMMENCEMENT ( ) ENACTED BY THE EKITI STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY AS FOLLOWS: Establishment 1. (1) There is established under this Law of the Ekiti Of the Agency State Traffic Enforcement and Management Agency (referred to in this Law as the Agency) (2) The Agency shall be under overall supervision of the Governor (3) The Agency shall:
  • 5. (a) Be a body corporate with perpetual succession and common seal; (b) Have power to sue and to be sued in its corporate name; and (c) Be capable of holding, purchasing, acquiring and disposing of property movable, for the purpose of exercising its functions specified in this Law. Establishment 2 (1) There is established a Board for the Agency and composition referred to in this law as the “Board” Of the Board on Traffic Enforcement (2) The Board shall consist of: and Management (a) A full time Chairman, who shall be a Agency holder of a recognized qualification in related discipline with relevant experience in traffic management shall be the head of the Agency. (b) Two other full-time members. (c) Two part time members (d) Ex-Officio Members who shall represent the following:
  • 6. a. The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Works and transport b. One representative of the Nigeria Police Force, Ekiti State Command. c. One representative of the office of the Vehicle Inspection Officer (VIO). d. One representative of the State Ministry of Environment e. One representative of the Ministry of Justice f. One representative of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). g. One representative of each of transport- related Unions as follows i. National Union Of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), ii. Road Transporters Employer Association of Nigeria (RTEAN), iii. Nigeria Association of Cooperative Transporters (NACT). Power of the 3. The Board shall be charged with responsibility of: Agency (a) Reviewing progress of the programme of the Agency
  • 7. (b) recommending change and additions to current programme especially the Annual Work Plan; (c) Identifying areas of inter-departmental and inter- governmental coordination; (d) Identifying areas of expertise that can be applied to specific problems; and (e) Offering technical advice to the Governor on traffic management and related issues. Appointment 4. The Governor shall appoint the Chairman and Members of of members of the Board. of the Board Remuneration 5. There shall be paid to be members of the Board such Of member of remuneration and allowances as may be determined by the The Board Governor from time to time. Tenure of 6. (1) The members of the board shall hold office for the Office of the period of four (4) years and may be re-appointed
  • 8. Members of for a further term of four (4) years. The Board (2) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the letter by which he is appointed, a member may be removed from office by the Governor if he: (a) Dies (b) Completes a term of office and is not re-appointed (c) Resigns from the office by the instrument in writing under his hand addressed to the Governor; (d) Becomes mentally incapacitated or is convicted of an offence involving dishonesty or traffic related offence; or (e) Has been involved in acts that cab be considered as inimical to the interest of the Agency or the State. Proceedings of 7. The provisions of the First Schedule to this Law Of the Board apply with respect to proceedings of the Board. Power of the 8. (1) Subject to the provisions of this Law, the
  • 9. Commissioner Commissioner may give to the Agency, directives of a general character or relating generally to matters of policy, with regard to the exercise by the agency of its function under this law and it shall be the duty of the Agency to comply with such directives. (2) The Commissioner may make regulations or rules for the purpose of the provisions of this Law. (3) The provisions of the First and Second Schedules to this Law may be amended by Regulations made in pursuant to this Law by the commissioner subject to the provisions of the Regulations approval Law of Ekiti State and the approval of the House of Assembly. The Secretary/Legal 9. There must be a Secretary/Legal Adviser to the Adviser of the Agency Agency who shall be responsible to the Board in the discharge of his functions and shall in particular be responsible for the following: (a) Providing legal advice; and (b) Generally performing all other duties affecting the agency as may be specifically assigned to him by the Board (c) The day to day administration of the Agency
  • 10. Function of the 10. The Agency shall discharge functions generally to: Agency (d) controlling traffic and enforcing State and National Laws that govern the safe use of vehicles on roads in Ekiti State (e) Deterring and apprehending road traffic offenders; (f) Conducting highly visible day and night traffic patrols to enforce traffic rules and regulations and clear the highways of obstruction; (f) Reducing the incidence and severity of road traffic accidents; (h) Identifying, developing, (i) Providing telephone accessible emergency towing services for broken down vehicles; (j) Maintaining a register of traffic violators; (k) employing mobile and random breath testing methods to ascertain whether a person is under the influence of alcoholic or drugs, while operating or being in charge of a motor vehicle as specified under the second schedule of this Law;
  • 11. (l) Safeguarding highways from encroachment from the activities of markets, roads-side trading, street hawking and alms begging; (m) Safeguarding school children through crossing and school site zones (n) Safeguarding vehicles and pedestrians in construction zones, highways and streets; (o) Co-operating with Local, National International bodies. Agencies or groups engaged in road safety activities in the prevention of accidents on the highways; (p) Entering into agreement with any person for the supply, construction, manufacture or repair of any property whether movable or immovable, which is necessary or appropriate for the purpose of the Agency; and (q) Doing anything for the purpose of advancing the skill of employees of the Agency including the provision of facilities for trainingeducation and research. Power of the 11. (1) In the exercise of the function conferred on the Agency under the Agency, staff of the Agency shall have power to
  • 12. Second Schedule arrest and prosecute traffic offenders reasonably suspected under the second schedule of this Law. (2) In the discharge of the functions of the Agency by or under this Law, a staff of the Agency shall have power to: (a) Arrest any suspected of committing or having committed an offence under this Law. (b) Impound any vehicle by which an offence under this Law is reasonably suspected to have been committed until the case is determined or disposed of: (c) Remove and detain any vehicle by which has been parked in a manner that causes an obstruction on a highway until the case is determined or disposed of; (d) Tow away and park impounded vehicles in the approved vehicle removed park; (e) Declare an offender as wanted when he fails to report to answer charges against him under this law. (3) After the 24hours of the seizure, the driver of the owner of the vehicle shall be liable to pay custody fees each day the vehicle remains in custody; provided that if the driver or owner of the vehicle fails to reclaim the vehicle within a period of 6 (six) months from the date of the seizure, the impounded vehicle
  • 13. shall be vested in the Ekiti State government, which reserves the right to dispose vehicle as it deems fit. (4) Any person who commits any offence under this law or any other enactment shall be liable on conviction to the penalty stipulated under the second schedule to this law or a specified in the enactment or to any non-custodial punishment provided by the Law. (5) Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (4) of this section, a court convicting a person of an offence under this law may impose a term of imprisonment not exceeding six months in lieu of any of the penalties provided for in the Second Schedule to this Law. (6) Any person suspected of having committed any offence to which this section applies, and who refuses without lawful excuse to give a staff of the Agency any information demanded or gives a false name or address or any other false information commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a fine of N5,000.00 or to imprisonment for six months or to any non- custodial punishment provided by Law. (7) Persons suspected to have committed an offence under this Law may be prosecuted in any Magistrate court in the State.
  • 14. (8) In addition to any of the punishment that may be imposed under this Law or any other enactment, a court may order an offender to undertake a course of study at a Driving Institution for a period of not less than two (2) days but not exceeding fourteen (14) days in respect of any offence for which the person is convicted. Traffic fines 12. (1) Notwithstanding the provisions requiring the imposition Ticket of a penalty after conviction by a Magistrate Court, a person accused of a traffic offence may wish to waive his rights to a court trial by electing to pay the stipulated fines on the fine tickets to designated Sate Accounts. (2) Where a staff of the Agency who reasonably suspect that an offence under the second schedule to this law has been committed issues a Traffic fine Ticket to a person suspected to have committed the offence, the person may elect to pay the fine within twenty-four hours of the issuance of the Traffic Fine Ticket. (3) The person paying the fine shall obtain an official ticket showing the offence and the amount of fine paid. (4) The vehicle of any person who is suspected to have committed the offence under this Law shall be detained until the said fine is paid.
  • 15. (5) Where a person issued with a Traffic fine ticket contests the Agency of an offence or defaults to pay the fine within the stipulated time, a charge may be preferred against him at a Magistrate Court. Ranks of the 13. (1) Staff of the Agency shall bear such ranks and Staff of the Agency designation as may be assigned to them. (2) The entry qualification for the appointment of the staff shall be in accordance with the rules made by the Agency for that purpose but must not be less than: (a) a minimum entry of Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent. (b) Certificate of medical fitness from a government hospital. (3) Uniformed staff of the Agency in addition to the conditions prescribed in section 13 (2) above would be required to be: (a) Physically fit; (b) Of a minimum height of 1.67 meters (5 ft 6ins.) for male staff and (c)Of a minimum height of 1.62 meters (5.4ins.) for female staff.
  • 16. Declaration of 14. (1) A person shall, before he is appointed as a staff of the Interest by Staff Agency, required to declare his interest, if any, in any transport or other business organization undertaking transportation of passengers, or goods or engaged in the repair and maintenance of vehicles or the manufacturing or sale of any equipment used by the Agency. (2)A Staff of the Agency who acquires any financial interest in any organization undertaking transportation of passengers or goods or is engaged in the repair and maintenance of vehicles or in the production or sale of any equipment used by the Agency, shall, within one month of such acquisition give notice thereof in writing to the Agency specifying the interest so acquired and the Agency may, after taking into consideration all the circumstances of the case, decide whether- (a) to retain him as a staff of the Agency; or (b) to remove him from such membership of the staff. (c)to attach any condition to his membership of staff. Provision of 15. The Agency shall provide for the use of members, such equipment equipment as the Agency may consider necessary for the and
  • 17. materials effective and efficient discharge of the function conferred by the Law; including the provision of uniforms, identification card, retro- reflective jackets, raincoats, high-powered motorcycles, patrol car, ambulance, recovery vehicles, two-way mobile radios, telephone sets, computers, rescue tools and powerful torches. Jurisdiction 16. (1) The Agency shall operate in the entire State And Operational (2) For the administration of this law, the Agency shall Zone shall create operational zones in the State, each of which shall be under the control of an officer appointed by the Agency. (3)The Agency may deploy to each operational zone such number of traffic control officers as it may deem sufficient for enforcing the provisions of this Law within the operational zone. Immunity of Staff 17. A uniformed or non-uniformed staff of the Agency shall not be liable for any act lawfully done by him in the exercise of his duty and within the limits of power conferred on him by this Law or any rules or regulations made there under.
  • 18. Staff to be 18. (1) Service by Staff of the Agency under this Law shall be Regarded as persons deemed to be public service of the Ekiti State In the Public Service of Government. Ekiti State (2) The Board may require any person employed as a staff of the Agency to undergo such course of training related to the functions of the Agency at such institutions or organizations as the Board may decide from time to time. Allocation of 19. (1) Every Staff of the Agency shall have allocated to him a Service Numbers service number which shall be prefixed against his name in the register of staff kept in the Agency. (2) The Service number shall be the identity number of the staff and shall be affixed in the case of a uniformed staff above the breast pocket of his shirt or such conspicuous part of his uniform as the Agency may decide. Funds and 20. The funds and resource of the Agency shall consist of: Resources of the (a) such sums or other advances by way of loans, or grants Agency to the Agency by the Government.
  • 19. (b) The sums of or other property whatsoever as may from time to time be advanced by way of loans or grants to the Agency or institution, any international organization or private foundation or any person whatsoever; (c)Any investments or other property acquired by or vested innthe Agency; (d) All other sums or property, which may in any manner become payable to or vested in the Agency in respect of its power and duties or any matter incidental thereto under this Law. Account 21. (1) The Authority shall keep proper account of all its transactions in such a form as the Governor may direct or as may be prescribed by Law. (2) The form of accounts shall be such as to secure the provision of separate information in respect of each of the main activities and department of the Agency. (3) The accounts shall be audited annually by external auditors appointed by the Agency from a list of approved Auditors provided by the Auditor-General of the State. (4) The Agency shall within six (60 months after the end of each financial year, furnish the Governor with; (a) a copy of the audited accounts of the Agency.
  • 20. (b) a copy of the general report and full report of the external Auditor; and (c) a detailed report of the state of affairs of the Agency for the financial year, including a statement of the change in the general reserve fund arising from the activities of the Agency during the year upon. (5) The Agency or Governor shall cause audited account and the Annual report of the Agency to be published in the Government Gazette after complying with subsection (4) of this section and be available on demand to the public. Operations of 22. The Agency shall operate funds with a reputable bank or Banks Accounts banks in the State and the signatories to the account shall be the Secretary and the Director of Finance and Administration (DFA). Interpretation 23. In this Law, unless the context otherwise requires: “Agency” means the Ekiti State Traffic Enforcement and Management Agency;
  • 21. “Driving Institution” means any Driving Institution designated by Government “Financial year” means every period of twelve months terminating on the 31st day of December. “Government” means Government of Ekiti State; “Governor” means Governor of Ekiti State “Commissioner” means Commissioner of Works and Transport or any person for the time being to whom the responsibility for transportation in Ekiti State in delegated by the Governor; “Staff” means a uniformed, non-uniformed staff of the Agency; “Member” means a member of the Ekiti State Traffic Enforcement and Management Agency Board. “State” means Ekiti State of Nigeria. Citation and 24. This Law may be cited as the Ekiti State Traffic Commencement Management Agency Law, 2011.
  • 22. FIRST SCHEDULE SECTION SEVEN BOARD PROCEEDINGS 1. The Board may make standing orders regulating the proceedings of the Board or of any committee constituted by the Board 2. At any meeting of the Board, the Chairman or in the absence, any member duly appointed by the Board shall preside at the meeting. 3. Where the Board wishes to obtain the advice of any person on a particular matter, the board may co-opt him as a member for such period as it thinks fit, but a person who is a member by virtue of this sub-paragraph shall not be entitled to vote at any meeting of the Board. 4. (1) The Board may appoint one or more committees to carry out, on behalf of the board, such of its functions as the Board may determine. (2) A committee, appointed under this paragraph shall consist of the number of persons determined by the Board and not more than one third of those persons may be persons who are not member of the Board, and a person other than a member of the Board shall serve on the committee in accordance with the terms of the instrument by which he is appointed. 5. The fixing of the seal of the Board shall be authenticated by the signature of the Chairman or some other member authorized generally or specified by the Board to act for that purpose.
  • 23. SECOND SCHEDULE (SECTION II) FINES & PENALTIES LICENCE CONDITION (GENERAL) (LCG) S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 1. Driving without LCG-01 2 2,000.00 Impound Vehicle Drivers Licence 2. Driving of any LCG-02 2 2,000.00 Impound Vehicle Vehicle by person under 18 (training a must) 3. Learner drivers LCG-03 2 2,000.00 Impound Vehicle without learner’s permit 4. Learner driving on LCG-04 2 2,000.00 Dislodge Driver major highway 5. Learner driving and LCG-05 2 2,000.00 Dislodge Driver unaccomplished by licenced driver.
  • 24. 6. Driving an LCG-06 4 25,000.00 Impound Vehicle unlicenced vehicle. 7. Driving a vehicle LCG-07 2 5,000.00 Impound Vehicle with unauthorized or defective reflective number plate 8. Driving with a LCG-08 3 10,000.00 Impound forged driver’s Vehicle/Court licence 9. Driving a private LCG-09 2 2,000.00 Impound Vehicle vehicle without a valid road worthiness certificate 10. Driving a company LCG-10 2 5,000.00 Impound Vehicle vehicle without a valid road worthiness certificate
  • 25. 11. Driving without LCG-11 2 2,000.00 Impound Vehicle valid vehicle licence
  • 26. LICENCE CONDITION (COMMERCIAL) (LCG) S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 12. Not painting a LCG-01 4 2,500.00 Enforce and commercial Painting vehicle in approved state colour 13. Driving a LCG-02 2 a. 1,000.00 Impound commercial Vehicle b. 2,500.00 vehicle without valid hackney/stage 14. Driving a LCG-03 2 a. 1,000.00 Impound commercial Vehicle b. 2,500.00 vehicle without certificate of road worthiness A = Cars B = Pickups/Big Lorries
  • 27. TRAFFIC SIGNS AND MARKETING (TSM) S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 15. Disobeying traffic TSM-01 2 2,000.00 control personnel or traffic signs 16. Disobeying traffic TSM-02 2 2,000.00 lights 17. a. Parking on yellow line TSM-03 4 2,000.00 on any public highway/illegal packing Packing on yellow line on any public b. 4 highway/illegal parking for trailer. TSM-03 5,000.00 18. Vehicle crossing TSM-04 4 2,000.00 double yellow line/centre line. 19. Staying within the TSM-05 3 2,000.00 yellow junction box (offside rule).
  • 28. 20. Failure to yield to TSM-06 3 2,000.00 right of way of pedestrians at a zebra crossing. 21. Failure to give to TSM-07 2 2,000.00 traffic on the left at a round about VEHICLE DEFECT (VDF) S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 22. Driving vehicle & motorcycle VDF-01 2 2,000,00 Impound & with non functional lamp Enforce repairs SMOKING (ALD) S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 23. Smoking & Drinking Alcohol ALD-02 2 4,000.00 Impound while driving Vehicle.
  • 29. MOTOR-CYCLE RIDERS S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 24. Riding motor-cycle MCL-01 1 2,500.0 Impound without crash helmet 0 Motor-cycle for rider and passengers 1,000.0 0 25. Riding a motor-cycle MCL-02 2 2,000.0 Impound without a rider permit 0 Motor-cycle 26. Riding a motor-cycle: MCL-03 3 2,500.0 Impound 0 Motor-cycle (i)against traffic or (ii) on the kerbed, median or road set backs 27. Conveying more than MCL-04 2 2,000.0 Dislodge one passenger at any 0 extra given time passenger 28. Alteration of MCL-05 2 2,500.0 Impound manufacturers 0 Motor-cycle specification on motorcycle (e.g. Handle
  • 30. bar/leg) 29. Motorcyclist resisting MCL-06 2 2,000.0 Impound arrest or offering bribes 0 Motor-cycle 30. Operating a motorcycle MCL-07 2 2,500.0 Impound without registration 0 Motor-cycle particulars 31. Operating a motorcycle MCL-08 2 1,000.0 Impound without side mirrors, 0 Motor-cycle trafficators, break lights or rear lights 32. Under aged person MCL-09 2 2,500.0 Dislodge (under 18 old) riding a 0 rider & motorcycle Impound 33. Motorcycle operator MCL-10 1 2,500.0 Impound using horn designated 0 horn for motor vehicles/siren 34. Operating a motorcycle MCL-11 3 5,000.0 Impound beyond 8:00 p.m. in Ekiti 0 Motor-cycle
  • 31. MISCELLANEOUS TRAFFIC FINES S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN NAIRA ADDITIONAL 35. Assault on a traffic officer MTF-01 3 5,000.00 Prosecute in court. 36. Driving in a direction MTF-01 4 5,000.00 Impound prohibited by the road Vehicle traffic law. 37. Illegal U-turns MTF-03 3 5,000.00 Driver Training 38. Wrongful overtaking of MTF-04 2 5,000.00 Driver Training other vehicle 39. Overloading of a MTF-05 4 5,000.00 Dislodge commercial vehicle on the excess high-way 40. Driving on the walkway or MTF-06 4 5,000.00 Move away kerbs 41. Parking or stopping to pick MTF-07 3 2,500.00 Training passenger by a commercial vehicle on the highway.
  • 32. 42. Offering of bribes to a MTF-08 4 5,000.00 Prosecute traffic officer by vehicle users 43. Abandoned vehicle on MTF-10 2 a.Car 10,000.00 Impound highway b.Trail 10,000.00 er and big lorries 44. Causing obstruction on MTF-11 2 5,000.00 Impound highway if broken down 45. Commuter or conductor MTF-12 2 2,500.00 Dislodge hanging on tailboard of moving vehicle. 46. Driving vehicle with doors MTF-13 2 5,000.00 left open. 47. Making or receiving phone MTF-14 2 2,500.00 Impound the calls while driving. Cell-phone 48. Driving without a strapped MTF-15 2 2,500.00 Strap on seat seat belt for both drivers belt. and front seat passengers 49. Failure to display reflective MTF-16 2 2,000.00 warning sign at point
  • 33. breakdown 50. Motorist resisting arrest MTF-17 2 5,000.00 51. Willful obstruction on MTF-18 2 2,500.00 highway. 52. Non-Covering of Load of MTF-19 3 5,000.00 sand, Laterite or gravel CUSTODY CHARGES S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN ADDITIONAL NAIRA 53. Custody charge for SCC-01 500.00 impounded cars, jeep and mini-buses per day 54. Custody charge for SCC-02 200.00 impounded motor-cycles and 3-wheeleers per day 55. Custody charged for all other SCC-03 1,000.00 impounded vehicle 6- wheeleers and above per day
  • 34. TOWING OF VEHICLE S/NO VIOLATION CODE POINT FINE IN NAIRA ADDITIONAL 56. Cars/Jeep/Buses SCC-04 5,000.00 Pay towing cost 57. Pickups/Lorries/Luxurious SCC-05 25,000.00 Pay towing buses cost 58. Trailers SCC-06 50,000.00 Pay towing cost
  • 35. This printed impression has been carefully compared by me with the Bill, which has been passed by the Ekiti State House of Assembly and found by me to be a true copy of the said Bill. …………………………………………….. MR. BEN. AKINTUNDE FAMOYEGUN Clerk of the House of Assembly ........................................................... Rt. Hon. (Dr.) Adewale A. Omirin Speaker of the House
  • 36. Governor’s Assent I hereby signify my assent to this Bill DR. KAYODE FAYEMI Executive Governor of Ekiti State MADE AT ADO EKITI THIS 26th DAY OF July, 2011