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FRSC okays establishment of 30 road camps

FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has approved the establishment of 30 road camps across the country along critical designated corridors. The Corps Marshal, Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi, disclosed this at the Fourth Quarter 2018 Strategy Session with 12 Zonal Commanding Officers and 37 Sector Commanders in Abuja on Tuesday. It was reported that the session was the last in the ...

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Mile 2 –Apapa road lock-down: Lagos loses N42 billion monthly to traffic gridlock

Traffic congestion

The blockade of access roads in Lagos, Nigeria’s major commercial city continues unabated, as the Mile 2 axis of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway was for a better part of Thursday, locked down. This caused total traffic gridlock on the road. Motorists were seen diverting to various routes alternative to the expressway, but the alternatives were no better, as several vehicles got ...

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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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Lagos State diverts traffic at Ojota loop

Lagos State diverts traffic at Ojota loop

The Lagos State government has made it known that access from the service lane into Ikorodu Road at the Ojota Loop inward Ikorodu has been closed. The Nation reports that access from the highway into the service lane is equally closed. According to The Nation, a statement by Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Transportation, Biola Fagunwa, said the initiative was ...

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Lagos explains traffic diversion for 2-Day Street Party

Gov Ambode urges residents to become house owners through new policy

Lagos State Government, yesterday, explained why there would be traffic diversion for the 500-man party that will hold between December 3 and 4 on Ahamadu Bello Way, Victoria Island. New Telegraph reports that the state’s Acting Commissioner for Transportation, Prince Lanre Elegushi, while briefing journalists on the planned closure of Ahmadu Bello Way and other adjoining roads, said that the ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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