Ogun State Government has directed all public officials in possession of government number plates without authorisation, to return them to the Office of the Head of Service immediately.
According to a release signed by the Permanent Secretary, Bureau of Service Matters, Mr. Dahunsi Ogunleye, number plates affixed to unserviceable vehicles are to be removed, while those with retirees and former political office holders should be return.
It also directed all Accounting Officers of Ministries, Department and Agencies, to furnish the Office of the Head of Service with details of allocated official vehicles, bearing government number plates for record purpose.
The release further stated that, Law Enforcement Officers have been directed to apprehend private vehicles that are affixed with official number plates, as the practice contravened the policy of the State Government.
Press Officer, Office of the HoS