Celebrity Journal Publishers’ Association Of Nigeria (CJPAN) has unveiled Celebrity Traffic Champions (CTC) as part of the social responsibility to ease traffic and ensure safety on the road.
The vibrant association, which comprises reputable Publishers who have carved a niche in celebrity journalism, will induct selected celebrities and role models as Celebrity Traffic Champions expected to galvanize their influence in the society towards ensuring sanity on our roads.
To achieve this, the association is partnering with the Institute For Safety Professional Of Nigeria (ISPON) to train members on how to ease traffic in Lagos and other states experiencing gridlock on our roads.
This was disclosed by CJPAN President, Mr. Joshua Uloko, after the association’s meeting in Lagos on Monday
The president stated that “CJPAN has observed traffic congestion in Lagos and other parts of the nation with great concern, coupled with the difficulty commuters encounter plying the roads with its negative economic effects and saw the need to support the police and traffic authorities with this project.”
To make the project a reality, the association has concluded plans with ISPON for a training programme.
ISPON’s National spokesman and Lagos State coordinator, Engr. Timothy Iwuagwu emphatically embraced the project. He said, “this is a laudable project, and we are pleased to be associated with CJPAN”.
“As a chartered safety management institute in Nigeria, we shall not only equip your members with traffic rules but other safety traffic management procedure that will enhance your project,” he concluded.