The thought alone of travelling from Lagos to Ibadan using the expressway is nightmarish. As you get to Oworonsoki the sensing of what may lie ahead, hits you, and this develops into fears as you surmount the Ojota flyover.
As I was saying…again for oft times apologies to inimitable Allah-De now of blessed memory, a great many are still struggling within themselves with the concept of the Supreme Being, the Almighty Creator God.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Sunday issued traffic advisory for travellers using the Lagos-Ibadan expressway to explore alternative way due to a road traffic crash along the route.
It was another day of lamentation by commuters and motorists as a diesel-laden tanker, yesterday, fell and spilled its content around Ibafo Bus Stop, thereby worsening traffic along Lagos- Ibadan expressway.
Motorists plying Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, were, yesterday, disappointed that the earlier promise by the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola that the final stretch of the road will be completed on April 30.
Federal Government has appealed for motorists' understanding and patience due to the heavy traffic being experienced on the stretch between Toll Gate to Kara Bridge in Lagos as the reconstruction work enters its final phase.
Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, yesterday said he extracted a commitment from the contractors handling the Kara end of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway that the part of the road would be completed and opened to traffic by today.
Residents and motorists plying Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, could not wait to see the completion of the road, slated for April ending, because of tales of death that have characterised the 24-year-old project.
An officer of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Popoola Olasupo, was on Sunday abducted at Fidiwo axis on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.
In continuation of the ongoing rehabilitation of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway by the Federal Ministry of Works, Lagos State government has announced that traffic will be diverted at the Old Tollgate to Berger section of the road from Monday, January 30 till Friday April 15, 2023.
No fewer than 10 persons were confirmed dead on Saturday in an accident involving a Mack truck and a Toyota Hiace bus at Oniworo area on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Mr Ahmed Umar, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta. Umar explained that the accident occurred…
Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said the main source of delay for the completion of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway is funding.