EBONYI State Government has inaugurated the newly elected executive of Tipper Driver’s Association, Ikwo LGA Chapter, with a charge to be in control of sales of tickets to generate revenue to the state government.
The association was inaugurated by the Permanent Secretary, Ebonyi State Ministry of Internal Security, Border Peace & Conflict Resolution, Ogbonnaya Otta, at the ministry’s Conference Hall, Government House, Abakaliki.
Otta said that the newly elected executive was inaugurated to form a formidable union to promote peace and unity among Tipper Driver’s Association in Ikwo LGA and abolish the multiple ticketing and sales of revenue tickets to generate more revenues to the state government.
The permanent secretary admonished them to work in unison and look inward to generate more revenues for the government.
In an acceptance speech, the newly elected chairman of Tipper Driver’s Association, Ikwo LGA Chapter, Odoke Chigozie Oreke, commended the electoral committee for the peaceful conduct of the election and appreciated members of the association for finding him worthy with their votes that made him to emerge successfully as their chairman and promised to boost the revenue drive through promotion of unity and peace among tipper drivers in Ikwo LGA.