The Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, Chris Olakpe, is dead.
Olakpe, a retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police died on Sunday, March 29.
The Director of Research and Statistics, LASTMA , Mr. Isaac Adetimiro, confirmed the incident on Monday.
According to him, the deceased did not show any sign of sickness and no one knew he was ill.
“We heard about it this morning. He did not show any sign of any sickness. We are really shocked,” he said.
Mr Olakpe was born on June 5, 1954 and enlisted into the Nigerian Police Force as a Cadet Assistant Superintendent in July 1980.
He also belonged to international professional bodies including the International Association of Bomb Technicians (IABT, USA), the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP, USA), and others.