The shame of Lagos State BRT
Years ago when BRT berthed, Lagosians especially those on the Lagos- Ikorodu road axis down to Western Avenue were exceedingly glad with the hope that a huge relief has come in the transportation sector but it seems the Lagos State Government is getting it wrong in almost all angles, ranging from a systematic extortion of…
BRT severs schoolboy’s head while crossing lane in Lagos
Tragedy struck in the early hours of yesterday when the driver of a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) along the Idi-Iroko/Ogolonto area of Ikorodu, Lagos State, yesterday crushed a primary school pupil, Ezekiel Daniel, to death, severing the head off at Ogolonto bus-stop, on Ikorodu Road. The incident resulted in a chaotic traffic gridlock as sympathisers…
Ambode, others seek oriented PPP strategy for infrastructural growth
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday called for a more efficient and resulted oriented strategy in the development of a Public Private Partnership (PPP) model in infrastructural development in the country.
Increased BRT fares will impoverish us, Lagos residents say
Some residents of Ikorodu on Wednesday complained that the reviewed transport fares of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) would further impoverish the citizens of Lagos State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Commuters appeal to Lagos over BRT, LAGBUS fares hike
Some commuters in Lagos State have appealed to the state government to reconsider its plan to increase the bus fares of Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) and Lagos Buses known as LAGBUS with effect from March 1.
Commuters to pay more for BRT, LAGBUS from March 1
Commuters using the LAGBUS and Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) buses in Lagos will pay more from March 1, following the Lagos State Government’s approval of upward review in their fares.