Home » Tag Archives: traffic gridlock

Tag Archives: traffic gridlock

Top 10 Cheapest Locations to Live in Lagos

cheapest locations to live in Lagos

Lagos is the most populated and commercially active state in Nigeria. And by virtue of this fact, it is virtually the most expensive place to live in the country and one of the most expensive cities to live in the world. In this article, we take a look at the top 10 cheapest locations to live if you want to ...

Read More »

Charly Boy’s Occupy NASS Protest Causes Traffic Gridlock

occupy NASS

Charly Boy and his co-protesters are calling for the prosecution of the judges accused of corruption, a downward review of salaries and benefits for politicians in the country. The protesters are also demanding that people who are guilty of stealing public funds should be sentenced to death as well as a slash in the salaries of political office holders by ...

Read More »

Insecurity Heightens On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway As Robbers Attack!

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

As the unending traffic gridlock on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway bites hard on motorist, the situation seems to have deteriorated from just been traffic congestion to fear of the unknown. Miscreants have seized the opportunity of the logjam to unleash terror on the hapless motorist. The insecurity somewhat prevalent on the ever-busy road came to limelight again last Sunday. Read more ...

Read More »

FG Pleads With Motorists Over Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Logjam

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Life is becoming unbearable for motorist plying the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as a result of the ongoing rehabilitation and reconstruction work on the road. However the Federal Government seems to be sensitive to their plight.  Following attendant gridlock as rehabilitation and reconstruction work on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway progresses, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing has appealed to motorists to bear ...

Read More »

The New Lagos Traffic Law Of Gains And Pains

New lagos traffic law

This article sheds more light on the implications of the new Lagos traffic law. What are the gains and the pains of the new Lagos traffic law to Lagosians and Lagos at large. Find out in this article. It seems the end of the road has come for lawless motorists especially drivers of commercial buses popularly called danfo, with the ...

Read More »

Water Transportation Identified As Key solution To Traffic Gridlock In Lagos

water transportation

  Governor Ambode, who spoke in Lagos at the first annual stakeholders’ forum organised by the Lagos State Waterways Authority, said the water transport mode, which is a critical part of the intermodal transport system of the government, would be developed with international best practices. The Governor, who was represented at the forum by the Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure, Engr. ...

Read More »

Not all cheap homes are good bargains

Cheap homes

Some of us live in ridiculously cheap homes; apartments and houses we would never had thought we would buy or rent at the price we got them. However, what we fail to realise at that instant, probably due to the excitement of getting a new place to live at an amount entirely below your budget is that the house came ...

Read More »

Traffic Gridlock: “Nigeria have more roundabouts than flyovers” – Jim Ovia

"Nigeria have more roundabouts than flyovers" - Jim Ovia

Jim Ovia, Founder and Chairman, Zenith Bank, who was present at Fine and Country’s Refined Investor Series last Friday, spoke on various issues including how investment can drive growth in Nigeria’s real estate sector. According to him, the sector needs financing, which will in turn drive more growth especially for the low income earners. While addressing the state of housing ...

Read More »

Ambode to tackle Lagos traffic gridlock and criminal activities with helicopters

Ambode to tackle Lagos traffic gridlock and criminal activities with helicopters

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, Sunday said that his administration has concluded plans to purchase three helicopters next month to enable security agencies tackle criminal activities from the air as well assist in monitoring traffic gridlock to ease movement across the metropolis. Ambode made the disclosure while speaking as a guest on a popular radio programme, Soni Irabor Live (SIL) ...

Read More »

Reasons behind traffic gridlock on Apapa-Oshodi & Lagos-Abeokuta expressway – LASG

Reasons behind traffic gridlock on Apapa-Oshodi & Lagos-Abeokuta expressway - LASG

Lagos State Government yesterday, blamed the persistent traffic gridlock on the Apapa-Oshodi and Lagos-Abeokuta expressway partly on the failure on the road as well as the poor design. The state government stressed that the roads were not designed for the pressure they are presently subjected to. Also, the state government said litigations and slow pace of work by contractors appointed ...

Read More »