Despite the negative impact of the activities of people operating under bridges across the state, which forced the government to at different times, issue the occupants a quit notice directing them to vacate the spaces, the directives have been repeatedly flouted.
With a section of Eko Bridge closed to vehicular traffic due to the fire incident at Apongbon Market that affected the facility, the pains that motorists and commuters may experience
It was a black Wednesday for Lagos traders, who woke up to see their goods under Eko bridge near the popular Apongbon Market in Lagos Island in ashes, being the result of an early morning
Traders under Eko Bridge have 48 hours to vacate area All the squatters living or trading under bridges across Lagos State have been told to leave in seven days or face forceful eviction. The ultimatum was given after an early morning fire razed makeshift shops built under the Apongbon end of Eko Bridge on Wednesday…
Lagos State Government Wednesday said it has shut down Eko Bridge after an early morning fire razed shops built under the Apongbon end of the bridge. Commissioner for transportation Dr Frederic Oladeinde said an integrity assessment will be carried out to ascertain the level of damage caused by the fire for the necessary rehabilitation. Eko…
26 Nov 2021
With Christmas around the corner, commuters and motorists are worried over the resurgence of traffic robbers in the Lagos metropolis.
13 Aug 2021
The Federal Government has announced the reopening of Eko Bridge, which had been under repairs, to traffic on Friday, Aug. 13.
22 Jun 2021
Rising incidents of robbery attacks on motorists and commuters plying various highways, including Eko Bridge, in Lagos have assumed a very worrisome dimension which Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the security authorities...
27 May 2021
The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola, on Thursday said Eko Bridge would be partially shut from midnight, Friday, June 4th for rehabilitation...
9 Oct 2020
The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has commended the progress of work on the ongoing rehabilitation of Eko Bridge linking Alaka in Lagos mainland.
10 Aug 2020
Warns truck drivers against parking on road Relief may soon come for residents and motoring public heading to Lagos Island through Western Avenue as Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, said that section of the Eko Bridge would be opened to traffic by end of next month. He said the contractor handling the repairs…
1 Jun 2020
The Federal Government has blamed the delay on works on the closed Alaka Bridge in Lagos on the corona virus pandemic.