Two persons feared dead, many injured in Lagos trailer crash
At least two people have died in a trailer accident at Cele bus stop, along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway in Lagos. The accident involved a 40-foot container-laden truck which rammed into a 14-seater bus along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway. The unfortunate incident claimed the lives of two middle-aged men, while others were severely injured. While the actual extent of…
Maritime workers urge priority for rehabilitation of seaport access roads
As the construction of the Apapa-Oshodi expressway begins, the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has called on the Federal Government to give priority to the Berger and Tin Can access roads to the ports.
Lagos suspends approval of new tank farms over Apapa gridlock
To ensure that sanity returns to the Apapa-Oshodi expressway, the Lagos State Government has suspended approval for new tank farms in Apapa area of the city. It also extended the work of the joint task force by one month and issued 30-day ultimatum to tank farms without adequate loading bay. Rising from a closed door…
Respite finally comes for motorists on Apapa-Oshodi expressway
After almost a week commuters had hellish experience plying the Apapa-Oshodi expressway, respite finally came yesterday following the clearing of articulated vehicles from a section...
Traffic party on Lagos roads as tankers’ takeover enters fourth day
Four days after the lawlessness drivers and owners of articulated trucks unleashed on the Apapa-Oshodi expressway continued unabated, Lagosians have been urged to brace up...
‘Armageddon’ on Apapa-Oshodi expressway as tankers take over
It was swear words and gnashing of teeth for the stranded motorists that endured grueling hours since Tuesday on the busy Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, as articulated vehicles condoned off a section of the road from Cele bus-stop to Mile 2 inward the seaport, turning it to parking lot.
Hustlers feast on ‘Toyota’ pothole
As Lagosians await the delivery of the gigantic Oshodi interchange project expected to change the landscape of the mega-city and transform it into a smart city...
Bus crushes man to death under pedestrian bridge
It was a sad way to die. Many who assembled to watch the deceased’s lifeless body could not help but pity the fate of an unidentified young man, who was crushed...
Danger averted as diesel-laden tanker snaps on Toyota bridge
What could have been a major disaster was yesterday averted when a tanker loaded with Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) belonging to Total almost fell while climbing the bridge on Apapa-Oshodi expressway at Toyota bus-stop towards Airport Road. The tanker was negotiating to climb the bridge when it suddenly snapped and began to slip backwards following…
Maritime workers task FG on rehabilitation of ports
Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), has urged the federal government’s on rehabilitation of the nation’s access roads to the ports in order to save workers from untimely death.
Lagos, FG and an airport road that must be taken
In the design prepared by the Lagos State Government, the segment from the airport terminal building to the junction of Apapa-Oshodi Expressway would be developed into a 10-lane highway.