In keeping with a report by The Nation, the Chairman, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Ministerial Job Group, Comrade Ikharo Attah and his staff escaped loss of life on Thursday when an offended mob attacked them, through the elimination of unlawful tricycle in any other case often known as Keke NAPEP park on the Nyanya bridge interchange.
The train, which was to rid the freeway of distortions and environmental nuisances turned violent, when a number of the affected individuals and sympathisers started throwing stones on the staff together with journalists masking the train, ensuing within the destruction of the official car of the Chairman.
It was noticed that the majority of these affected had been the Keke NAPEP operators, technicians and petty merchants, who allegedly turned the place to makeshift workshops, buying centre and eating places.
Talking with journalists after the train, the chairman FCT Job staff, Comrade Ikharo Attah, who described the incident as unlucky, mentioned his staff can’t be deterred by the event as sanitising Abuja is a should activity to realize.
He mentioned that FCT venture is one which should be owned and key into by everybody including that FCT is essential to majority of Nigerians than to depart it within the palms of few to be destroyed.
Equally, Head of operations, Abuja Environmental Safety Board (AEPB), Kaka Bello, assured that the cleared website could be handed over to Parks and Recreation Growth of the FCT Administration, for upkeep.
Bello maintained that the Noard will maintain the hassle although continues enforcement within the space.
He mentioned: “You Will recall that three weeks ago the task team gave the tricycles riders one week ultimatum to relocate from the place.”