Thursday, 28th September 2023


17 Aug
Lagos State Government has adopted technology-driven water transportation with the berthing of the Lagos Ferry Services (LAGFERRY) Electronic Fleet (E-Fleet) Surveillance System. The E-Fleet Surveillance System, known as E-Fleet, is a functional real-time technology that tracks ferries and provides vital information, including the location, speed, conditions and surrounding environment of the boats. This information will…
21 Jun
With the increasing congestion on the Badagry axis due to reconstruction and rehabilitation, the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has launched a new ferry route from Badagry to Marina.
19 Dec 2022
The Managing Director of Lagos State Ferry Services (LAGFERRY), Abdoulbaq Ladi Balogun, has urged residents to embrace waterways as a viable means of commuting, saying that government is committed to ensuring safety on the waterways.
4 Jul 2022
The Managing Director, Lagos State Ferry Services (LAGFERRY), Abdoulbaq Ladi Balogun, has said that the state government has in the last three years procured 15 state-of-the-art boats to boost water transportation in the state, describing the investment made in water transportation by the Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration as unprecedented In a statement, on Monday, Balogun said:…
19 Jun 2022
Eighteen days after the Lagos State government commenced the enforcement of its ban on the activities of commercial motorcycle operators in six local councils, the compliance level is, like in the past, gradually waning.
18 Feb 2022
The Managing Director, LAGFERRY, Abdoulbaq Balogun, yesterday, expressed optimism that the Governor Babajide Olushola Sanwo-Olu-led administration would soon increase the number of boats and construct more terminals to open up other parts of the state to water transportation.
9 Jul 2021
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has expanded the capacity of the Lagos State Ferry Services (LAGFERRY) with the delivery of seven additional high-capacity speedboats to shore up the agency’s fleet for rapid transit on the waterways.
13 Jan 2021
To demonstrate its commitment to multimodal transport system, Lagos State Government has urged residents to embrace the unlimited possibilities in water transportation to ease the persistent gridlock in the state.
16 Dec 2020
The Lagos State Government has urged Lagosians to harness the potential of water transportation to reduce traffic congestion on roads.
28 Sep 2020
Lagos State Government on Monday slashed transport fares on Lagos state-owned ferries by 40 per cent. The Managing Director of Lagos Ferry Services, Hon. Abdoulbaq Ladi-Balogun, who disclosed this in a briefing, said the state government in appreciating the commuting public for embracing water transportation as an alternative means and decongesting the roads, has decided…
24 Jul 2020
Beginning from Friday, July 24, the second-longest bridge in Africa, the Third Mainland Bridge, will be partially shut down for maintenance work. The bridge, which starts from Oworonshoki and links Apapa-Oshodi Expressway as well as the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway and ends at the Adeniji Adele Interchange on Lagos Island, is arguably the busiest in Africa. The…
5 Feb 2020
Amid protests over the ban on commercial motorcycles popularly known as Okada and tricycles in some parts of the state, Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu...


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Lagos State Governor,Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has given traders two days ultimate to vacate the red line rail tracks at Agege.