How proposed tollgates will revive road infrastructure, by experts
Construction experts have expressed varied opinions regarding the recent decision to reintroduce tollgates on highways, after Olusegun Obasanjo-led administration dismantled them 17 years ago across the country.
Lagos-Ibadan expressway gridlock: Passengers trek long distance to reach destinations
The gridlock on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, on Saturday, left many motorists and commuters stranded, as passengers were seen trekking long distances to get to their destinations.
N’Delta youths caution against diversion of Delta’s £4.2m
The Niger Delta Youth Council (NDYC), yesterday, cautioned the Federal Government against diverting Delta State’s £4.2 million the United Kingdom refunded to the country Delta state.
Trailer damages 3 flyover bridges on Lagos -Ibadan expressway
Mr Olaseni Bakare, the Federal Controller of Works in Ogun, confirmed the incident to NAN in a telephone interview. Bakare noted that the height of the trailer carrying the excavator was higher than the head room of the bridges which made it to hit them and caused serious damage to the bridges. He listed the…
FRSC urges moderate speeding on Lagos-Ibadan expressway
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised the motoring public to adhere to speed limits of various categories of vehicles plying the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
FG to shutdown Third Mainland Bridge 72 hours, partially close Lagos-Ibadan Expressway 48 hours
The Federal Controller of Works Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola on Tuesday announced a 72-hour total closure of the Third Mainland Bridge to cast concrete on the expansion joints.
Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FG to adopt new measures against gas pipeline accidents
The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola has scheduled an emergency stakeholders meeting to seek a solution to the hazard of gas lines in the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reconstruction/rehabilitation project.
Two Indians kidnapped in Ibadan
The Oyo State Police Command yesterday confirmed the kidnap of two foreigners in Ibadan, the state capital. It was gathered that the two foreigners, who are Indians, were kidnapped last Wednesday.
Motorists trapped in gridlock after twin tanker explosions on Lagos-Ibadan highway
It was a hectic time yesterday for thousands of motorists trapped on the Magboro axis of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in Ogun State as firefighters battled for hours to quench an explosion from a petrol tanker on the busy highway.