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Mc Oluomo BarCode to stop Kidnapping in Lagos state.

The head of the Lagos state branch of the National Union of Road Transport Workers , Musiliu Akinsanya popularly known as MC Oluomo has introduced barcode to every motor parks in Lagos to check Crime .

According to Olumo, the purpose is to curb incessant kidnappings and other criminal activities Carried out by road transport workers.

MC Oluomo said that insecurity is a major problem that concerns everybody and as stakeholder in Lagos transportation sector cannot fold his arm and watch as Motor parks and garages turn into  a hideout for criminal activities .

“Our goal is to leverage technology to detect some criminal elements using our parks and garages to perpetrate crimes. We want to make our parks and garages as safe as possible. We will make the them hell for anyone with criminal intention,” he said.

Akinsanya further Urged  various leaders of other parks to sort out criminal minded people  within their domain .

Speaking on how the Bar Code works, Lagos State Parks and Garages Secretary, Comrade Olayiwola Lemboye, said commuters would download an app and scan the bar code on buses to confirm if they are safe for boarding

“Once you scan the bar code on any bus, it will bring out certain information about the park or garage for commuters to determine if the bus is safe for boarding or not. For those who usually forget their ‘loads’ in the bus, the code will help passengers recollect the vehicle’s number plate and trace it to the park or garage such the vehicle operates from.

“We’re using this medium to urge the public to try as much as possible to key into this project because the bar code will assist in curbing the cases of kidnapping, theft and other societal vices people perpetrated with public buses. We are urging the public to just give us the benefit of the doubt on this project and key into it. It is for the good of all,” Lemboye said