Badagry deep seaport project to take-off this month
After several years of delay, indications have emerged that the foundation-laying of the Badagry deep seaport will commence this month.
Alternative funding fast-tracking Lagos-Badagry expressway project — FG
The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Lagos that section three of the project between Agbara and Badagry was experiencing accelerated construction due to increased funding.
Residents agonise over Lagos-Badagry international highway of potholes
Youths vow to continue protest over bad road, police checkpoints Plying the long stretch of the Lagos-Badagry expressway is torture. Sections of the road have not been graded for long let alone tarred. Added to that are the several craters that dot the road. Yet, the Mile 2-Badagry-Seme road is Nigeria’s gateway to the West…
Motorists, residents groan over multiple lockdown, gridlocks
Road traffic in Lagos has never been fun or funny. Lately, it just went haywire statewide, and much to the residents’ chagrin and agony.
Scores wounded, shops looted as armed thugs, tanker drivers clash in Lagos
About 50 people, including truck drivers were fatally injured yesterday, while many shops and trucks were looted and torched after heavily armed thugs invaded Vinager and Abule-Ado areas...
Lagos ignites property revival in Badagry
Abandoned to fate by successive governments, the ancient city of Badagry has been bereft of any meaningful property investment. However recent infrastructural developments spearheaded by the Lagos State government have ignited growing interests among investors in the once docile city.
Flooding: LASG to construct 19.39km Ijegun, Ijagemo Ijedodo link roads
The Lagos State Government has pledged its commitment to bringing succor to flood-prone communities of Ijegun, Ijagemo, and Ijedodo through the construction of 19.39-kilometer road network
Fare hike compounding hardship, travellers lament
The scene at Mazamaza, Lagos-Badagry expressway, yesterday morning was unusually busy, 48 hours to Christmas. But as against the norm where the park should be buzzing with excited passengers and energetic transporters...
Reconstruction resumes on Lagos-Badagry highway
The Lagos Government yesterday resumed work on the 60.3-kilometre Lagos-Badagry Expressway.The international gateway was conceptualised by the state government in 1974 and constructed by the Federal Government in 1977...
Residents, students protest against deplorable Lagos-Badagry expressway
It was a sad tale yesterday for many Lagosians as the early morning rain wrecked havoc in the state causing buildings collapse...
SON arraigns businessman over adulterated engine oil
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has arraigned a businessman and his firm before Justice Saliu Saidu of the Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly dealing in adulterated engine oil. The defendants are Cajetan Chike Muonagolu and Richbon Nigeria Ltd. They allegedly committed the offence on December 12 last year at ASPAMDA Trade Fair…