Lagos state Ministry of Transportation in conjunction with the Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria, BCAN, have revealed plans to provide job opportunities to graduates within the State by employing 1000 graduates as bus conductors.
Speaking on the new development, president of BCAN, Comrade Israel Ade Adeshola said their association and the state government is working towards making the Bus Conducting profession one for only trained bus conductors and also make it more lucrative and attractive.
Adding that the employees stand to earn N50 thousand monthly.
Adeshola who said this in an interview with Vanguard, revealed:
“Presently Lagos state government through the Lagos State Drivers Institute, LASDRI is training and accrediting conductors in the state, adding that after the training the graduands would be employed as Bus Conductors and would be on the payroll of the government with a salary worth of N50,000 per month.
“The objective is to make the job of bus conducting attractive, respected and dignified as obtainable globally”.
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