Former senator who represented Bayelsa East in the 8th Assembly Ben Murray Bruce has showered praises on the Governor of Lagos state BabaJide Sanwo-Orlu over his plans to phase out the use of combustion engine vehicles and introduce the use of electric cars for transportation in the state.
Ben Bruce who is a champion for renewable energy was also vocal in his stay at the upper chamber for the introduction of electric cars
He took to Twitter to show his excite on the development.
He tweeted “ I understand that Governor @jidesanwoolu is concluding plans to replace the existing bus transport system in Lagos state with electric buses. If true, the governor must be commended, and I call on him to forthwith, set a date to ban combustion engine vehicles in the state
I commend Governor @jidesanwoolu for being one amongst many who thinks futuristically and not backwards.”