Edo State Government Launches Free Transportation Scheme to Cushion Effects of Fuel Subsidy Removal+30

Edo State Government has implemented a free transportation scheme to alleviate the impact of the fuel subsidy removal imposed by the federal government. The scheme, spearheaded by Governor Godwin Obaseki, aims to provide Edo residents with affordable commuting options within the state. The Edo City Transport Service (ECTS) will offer free bus rides during the initial two-month period, covering both intra-city travel within Benin metropolis and connections to major cities across the three senatorial districts. This initiative showcases the government's commitment to the welfare of its citizens.

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