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4 Apr 2018
Port users should be prepared for another round of traffic snarl, Federal Government plans to completely shut down the Apapa Bridge to allow for for permanent repair works. The Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Adedamola Kuti, has disclosed that the Apapa Bridge would be closed for permanent repairs as soon as stakeholders come up with…
1 Apr 2018
The Apapa Bridge will be closed for permanent repairs as soon as stakeholders come up with alternative routes for commuters to ply.
1 Apr 2018
There seems to be no end in sight to frustrations faced by residents of Apapa and environs, as trailers and tankers continue to restrict human and vehicular movement. The drivers of these long vehicles have made it almost impossible for the residents to ply the roads. Sometimes, people have to walk lengthy distances either because…
21 Mar 2018
APM Terminals said it has fully developed and modernized its terminal at the Lagos Port Complex Apapa through an investment of over $350 million (N126 billion) since the commencement of the concession programme. Head of Government, Stakeholder Relations and Communications of APM Terminals Apapa, Austin Fischer, disclosed this while delivering a paper on the “Structure…
28 Feb 2018
To save businesses from the impending shut down due to the deplorable state of the Tin Can–Coconut port access road, General Manager, SIFAX Off Dock Limited, Oliver Omajuwa, has urged the Federal Government as a matter of urgency to fix the road. Omajuwa made the appeal on the back of the on-going palliative measures currently…
22 Feb 2018
While Lagosians were savouring the downpour on Tuesday to douse the heat experienced in the last few weeks, it was a fatal end for 38-year-old man, Eugene Ibem, who was electrocuted after stepping on a high voltage cable lying inside a pool of water on Hospital Road, Olodi Apapa, Lagos.     It was gathered that the…
21 Feb 2018
The Federal Government has vowed to continue with the implementation of policies aimed at driving socio-economic growth and prosperity of the country in line with its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan.
11 Feb 2018
The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing (FMPWH) on Sunday said that rehabilitation of port access roads to ease gridlock has begun. Mrs Olukorede Keisha, the Supervisor of the ongoing reconstruction of Apapa Wharf Road project, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. Keisha said that this was as a…
21 Jan 2018
Rehabilitation works on the Apapa Marine Beach Bridge has been completed and is now ready for use, the project contractor and the supervising engineer told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Mr Ghassan Kaadi of Buildwell Plants and Equipment Industries Ltd, the project contractor, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday that rehabilitation…
8 Jan 2018
The Chairperson, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Princess Haastrup, has explained the cause of Apapa road gridlock. She said the current reduction in traffic was not due to any deliberate government action, but as a result of a drop in importation. “Now that the 2017 importation peak season is over, the number of…
27 Dec 2017
Businesses on the Ikorodu road axis, Surulere and Costain areas of Lagos are in for hard times, as the effect of Apapa gridlocks occasioned by the dilapidated roads are spreading to the areas. The situation continues to pose huge threat to multi-billion Naira businesses around those corridors. The Guardian investigations revealed that companies around Ojuelegba,…
13 Dec 2017
The Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service generated N36.22 billion in November, authorities of the command have said. The command’s spokesperson, Mrs Nkiru Nwalla, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the collection was an increase of about N6.6 billion from N31.8 billion recorded in the preceding month. Nwalla said that…


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