Kano State government has Announced plans to boast their mass transit service with 200 buses.
This development is coming also as plan to integrate transport system in metropolitan area for the upcoming megacity.
The objective of this development is to reduce the sufferings of commuters in the absence of a strong private transport system.
Kano State Government Revamp Transportation system.
As well as controlling the rapid increase of tricycle operators in the state , whose reckless driving has become a havoc in traffic management and control.
This Development was contained in a statement signed by the state Commissioner for information Malam Muhammad Garba, the statement was made available on Sunday to newsmen.
The Commissioner said the state governor , Abdullahi Ganduje had directed the engagement of private investor’s and state transport authority ( KASTA ) for the immediate despatch of 100 buses for the commencement of the first phase before the year runs out.
Malam Garba also stated , that it’s was also a plan by the state government in reforming the transportation system, and management of transport infastructures in the state in other to meet the demand of the growing population.
The Commissioner stated that in recognizing the need to revamp the State transportation system , the state government is determined To provide adequate planning platform to address transportation needs of the metropolis considered to the fast growing in the northern part of the country.
Kano state been a market hub in the northern part of the country, it’s duly commendable that the state government have decided to prepare ahead in curbing any issues from the transportation sector.