The Director, Directorate of Road Traffic Services (DRTS), Alhaji Wadata Bodinga has been fired.
His sack was confirmed by the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Malam Muhammad Bello on Tuesday.
The Minister immediately appointed the Acting Director, Department of Security Services, Dr Abdulateef Bello, to take over from Bodinga.
Bello disclosed this at the FCT Executive Committee (EXCO) meeting.
He said the appointment of the new FCT DRTS boss is to strengthen the activities of the Directorate.
Bello, in a statement on Tuesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Anthony Ogunleye, did not give details on why Bodinga was sacked.