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Bad Roads

10 Oct
Residents of Aboru, a densely-populated community in the outskirts of Lagos, once enjoyed a good road up to the canal that separates Abule-Oki in Iyana Ipaja with Aboru.
19 Jul
Members of the Nkebre Community Development Association (NCDA) in Cross River State have lamented that bad roads, lack of drainage to control heavy rainwater and flooding are threatening the N3 billion World Bank
15 Oct 2020
Youths vow to continue protest over bad road, police checkpoints Plying the long stretch of the Lagos-Badagry expressway is torture. Sections of the road have not been graded for long let alone tarred. Added to that are the several craters that dot the road. Yet, the Mile 2-Badagry-Seme road is Nigeria’s gateway to the West…
19 Sep 2020
Residents and motorists in Ijagemo community in Ojo Council of Lagos State have lamented the deplorable state of roads in the area and its attendant hardship on the people.
13 Jan 2020
Nigerians have ushered in the year 2020 with fresh and high hopes that the Federal and State Government would provide improved, quality and affordable healthcare
27 Nov 2019
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has vowed to maintain a policy of zero-tolerance for potholes on township roads across the state from the next fiscal year.
2 Oct 2019
As the rains pounded yesterday causing a deluge on many parts of Lagos roads yesterday, the Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has appealed to Lagosians for patience over the bad state of roads in the state saying the continuous rainfall since he was sworn-in about four months ago is slowing down rehabilitation/palliative work on the roads.
14 Sep 2019
The Lagos State House of Assembly (LSHA) has insisted on the implementation of the state’s environmental law to tackle challenges that residents are confronted with while urging said residents to comply.
6 Aug 2018
The Olubaka of Oka-Akoko, Oba Adebori Adeleye (OON), has expressed concerns over the deplorable state of roads in the area, urging the Ondo State government to declare a state of emergency on the road network. The monarch said on Saturday during the 2018 Oka Day Celebration at Oka-Akoko, headquarters of Akoko South West Local Government…
22 Oct 2017
Contract for the refurbishing of the Calabar-Ikom Highway is said to have been awarded to another firm, but no construction has started except for the remedial works carried out by Samatech and a few other contractors


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