Metro Mass Transit (MMT) Limited has taken delivery of 29, 47-seater buses to augment its fleet, with the view to improve on its services
They were handed over to the acting Managing Director of the MMT Limited,
The new addition brings the company’s buses which are operational to 379.
The MMT Limited was established by the government in 2003 with the mission of providing safe, affordable, efficient and reliable transport for commuters.
The shareholders include SIC Insurance Company Limited, the National Investment Bank (NIB), the Ghana Oil Company (GOIL), the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB), the Prudential Bank Limited and the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT).
The shareholders together have 55
Speaking at the hand-over ceremony,
He said the MMT Limited had discharged its mandate creditably since it was established in 2003.
“But, just like any institution, over the years we have had our ups and downs and during these periods, we
“The MMT is a transport company that has no competition. This is because when you look at the work that we do and our charges, no transport company can be compared to ours,”
“And we are going to make sure that our
As a unique company with lower fares, he said, Ghanaians should be ready to experience the new MMT.
He said drivers who used the vehicles would be monitored and checked through the tracking system that had been put in place by management.
“Any driver or conductor who does not comply with our directives will not be part of the team that will be driving these new buses,” he mentioned.
The Traffic Operations Manager of the company,
The Head of the Technical Department of the company,
“We have trained the drivers on how to use the buses. We are now going through a training programme for our technicians. We have a Korean to train the first batch of engineers and technicians so that they will have adequate knowledge of these vehicles,” he announced.