Good old Apapa GRA vanishes under trucks, bad road siege
In the multitudinous din that trailed the disorder in Apapa Government Reserved Area (GRA) and its environs in Lagos, everybody seems to have forgotten about the people and property owners in the vicinity. They have been left to groan under poor infrastructure and a siege created by truck drivers.
FG opens bridge to ease Apapa traffic, completes Tincan Trailer Park in May
The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing yesterday opened a section of the IJora/Apapa Bridge, which was closed to traffic for repairs in July. Also known as Leventis Bridge, the highway, which is a major exit point from Apapa Wharf, was shut following a fire incident that affected its reliability. While re-opening the facility…
Seven feared dead, property looted as hoodlums unleash terror in Lagos
At least, seven persons were feared killed and property worth millions of naira carted away as some bandits unleashed terror on Ijora Badia community in Lagos State. Two other persons were said to have sustained injuries from the gunshot of the hoodlums during the clash, which occurred at the weekend. Dangerous weapons, which included locally-made…
Company to reduce child malnutrition with #Saving10k Project
One of Nigeria’s growing child nutrition companies, August Secrets, has announced the fifth edition of its annual outreach, ‘Saving 10k,’ which is set to hold on December 8, 2018, in Ijora area of Lagos.
Close Apapa port and rebuild the road
(By popular demand, this article first published on May 9, 2017 is republished in view of the bedlam that Apapa has become and the unconcern of the Federal Government towards rehabilitating the road. This cry will continue until the road and railway are done for easy evacuation of containers from the port). Wailing, lamentation, wailing,…