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Port operators decry Apapa-wharf road closure

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PORT OPERATORS – The planned closure of the Marine Bridge and Wharf Road in Apapa, Lagos concurrently from next week will spell doom for the nation’s seaports. Dangote A.S. recently announced plans to close both sides of the Wharf Road inward and outward Apapa, while the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing also announced plans to shut the Marine ...

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Dangote blames Apapa-Wharf road gridlock on Customs and Navy

Dangote blames Apapa-Wharf road gridlock on Customs and Navy

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote lamented that check points mounted by Customs, Navy and other agencies were causing traffic gridlock, making life unbearable for motorists. Dangote said this on Wednesday as he appealed to the Buhari government to withdraw Nigeria Customs and the Nigerian Navy from the Ijora-Apapa Wharf road in Lagos to reduce traffic gridlock. “We are going to ...

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A portion of the Apapa-Wharf road to be opened to reduce traffic

A portion of the Apapa-Wharf road opened to reduce traffic

The Section 1 of the four kilometer Apapa-Wharf Road in Lagos State currently under reconstruction would be opened to traffic before January end. The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Godwin Eke has said. Eke told the News Agency of Nigeria of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Wednesday that the measure was to reduce gridlock and hardship to road ...

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Road construction in Apapa-wharf only 10% completed

The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing (FMPWH) reported that the Apapa-Wharf Road construction in Lagos State has only achieved 10% completion. The project execution was delayed due to the presence of gas pipes and other utilities in the road’s Right of Way(RoW) said Mrs Olukorede Keisha, an FMPWH engineer supervising the project on Tuesday at the project site. ...

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Dangote lauds decision of FG to reconstruct Apapa Wharf road

Dangote lauds decision of FG to reconstruct Apapa Wharf road

Aliko Dangote has lauded the decision of the federal government to reconstruct the failed Apapa Wharf road. The road attracts a huge loss of close to N140 billion to the government on a weekly basis. According to Leadership, Dangote who spoke to newsmen, yesterday in Lagos said, “The economy loses more than N20 billion daily. It affects businesses across the ...

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