Commuters to boycott BRT services over tariff hike
Commuters in Lagos have expressed dissatisfaction over the hike in fares by the Primero Transport Services Limited, operator of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)
Commuters decry tariff hike by BRT, plans boycott of services
Commuters in Lagos have continued to express dissatisfaction over the hike in fares by the Primero Transport Services Limited, operator of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) in the state.
Oshodi-Abule-egba BRT to commence operation in July, says Lagos govt
Lagos State government has said that the Oshodi to Abule Egba Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route have been completed and operation would commence on that route by July 2020.
BRT service and sanitation: A case of Oshodi Terminal 2 in Lagos
Last week, I was opportune to travel to the Island from my base at the Mainland, Lagos for a meeting. I thought of the best options to reach my destination on time and in a conducive environment.
Sanwo-Olu declares free BRT service on New Year’s Day
In order to reduce traffic congestion and road crashes during festive periods, the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has declared a free bus ride for commuters
Three dead, 57 injured as truck rams into BRT in Lagos
Three persons have been confirmed dead and 57 others injured in an accident involving a truck and a Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) bus in Lagos yesterday. The accident occurred at Itowolo area of Asolo on Ikorodu road.
One dead as Dangote truck rams into BRT bus in Lagos
Many people were feared dead Tuesday as a loaded Dangote truck rammed into a high capacity BRT bus in Ikorodu, Lagos. The truck reportedly skidded off the main express and then collided with the bus on the BRT corridor at Ogolonto area of Ikorodu. "Casualties have been taken to the hospital," Lagos State Transport Management Authority said, adding…
BRT to adopt card-ticketing system in first quarter 2019
Managers of the Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) in Lagos, Primero Transport Services Limited, has said it will phase-out ticketers by the end of first quarter of 2019, thereby adopting an electronic card ticketing system.
Lagos BRT as bus rapid tortuous scheme
Tolani had prepared everything for the final interview. Three weeks of no word from the corporate headquarters at Ikoyi did not quell her spirit. Dream jobs are worth waiting for after all; and so it was until last Friday, when she finally got a mail.
‘Public transportation as a social service requires subsidy’
Fola Tinubu is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Primero Transport Services Limited. In this interview with BENJAMIN ALADE, he spoke on the need to address chaotic transport system in Nigeria, especially Lagos, as this would make the nation become a world class economy. With your background in mortgage, what attracted you to the transport industry…