Fix Lagos traffic gridlocks now, Suru Group GMD, Akinlade urges Sanwo-Olu
*Suggests govt introduce congestion charges to reduce road users The Group Managing Director of Suru Group Limited, Edward Akinlade has urged Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to address the issue of traffic gridlock in the state. The real estate player, shared his frustrating experience on Lagos roads after spending about four hours on Third Mainland…
Anambra Traffic Management Agency generates N6.2m in 2019
Mr Patrick Obiefuna, the Managing Director, Anambra State Road Traffic Management Agency (ATMA), said on Monday in Awka, that the agency
Traffic worsens in Lagos despite curfew
As restrictions eased in Lagos this week, the commercial nerve centre has been a bedlam of traffic gridlock across major routes with no sign of physical distancing anywhere.
Lagos traffic and light rail transportation
Lagos metropolis the center of excellence! Indeed Lagos State is an excellent city with lots of excellent attractions. But truth be told, there can be no candid discussion about Lagos State
Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FG opens Kara Bridge to traffic
The Federal Government on Sunday opened the Kara Bridge section of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to traffic, after completing repair works on a 600-meter stretch, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Lagos-Ibadan expressway: We are on 24-hour standby – FRSC
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it is on 24-hour standby with over 100 personnel deployed to ease traffic on Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Julius Berger, a construction company, had on Monday announced partial closure of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway to carry out reconstruction of Berger Bus Stop to Kara Cattle Market section of the road.
Lagos records over 70% of Nigeria’s vehicular traffic
Lagos State records more than 70 percent of Nigeria’s vehicular traffic, in spite of its small landmass. The Federal Controller of Works in the state, Adedamola Kuti, made the observation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos yesterday.
Uber to launch boat taxis in traffic-congested Lagos
Uber Technology Inc. is planning to launch its boat business in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital and biggest city, to beat traffic congestion. The ride-hailing service company is in talks with the Lagos State government and regulatory authorities to start Uber Boats services on its waterways, Uber’s Chief Business Officer Brooks Entwistle said Thursday in an…
Watch: Ali Baba Suggests Solution To Lagos Traffic
Veteran Nigerian comedian and social commentator, Alibaba has taken to social media to offer his solution to what could put an end to the dreaded Lagos traffic. The entertainer who recently revealed that he spent over three hours in traffic believes Lagos residents are the cause of the problems but thankfully he has a solution…
From go-slow to standstill: Our daily traffic ordeal
You are permitted to read this with a smirk on your face. The UN Information Centre, Ikoyi, offered me a good job in 1974. The centre was headed by a fine Cameroonian gentleman called Pen Malafa. I had just proudly emerged from the crucibles as one of the pioneers in the National Youth Service Corps.…