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LAGOS GRIDLOCK: Stakeholders seek effective strategies LAGOS—A World Bank Consultant on Transportation, Dr. Gboyega Banjo, Prof. Olukayode Oyesiku and Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi, have charged the Lagos State Government to explore the use of modern … Read more on Vanguard

Ambode expected to press Apapa gridlock case as Buhari visits Lagos Although President Muhammadu Buhari is expected in Lagos on a different mission tomorrow, stakeholders say his first official visit to the state after the inauguration of his government, would afford Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, the opportunity to … Read more on BusinessDay

Potholes on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway cause 15-hour gridlock The traffic on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway has shown no sign of abating as gridlock now lasts for as long as 15 hours. PUNCH Metro learnt that the potholes around the Warewa and Arepo end of the expressway had multiplied due to increased rainfall and … Read more on The…

Failed sections cause six-hour gridlock on Lagos-Abeokuta road A resident of Ifo in the Ifo Local Government Area of the state, who works in Ikeja, Lagos, Clement Osehin, said travelling in and out of the area had become a nightmare. He said, “When I am returning home in the evening, I am always not happy,…

Lagos gridlock will ease in 48 hours – Truck owners The National President of the Association of Maritime Truck Owners, Remi Ogungbemi, on Monday assured that the gridlock in the Lagos metropolis would clear within the next 48 hours. Mr. Ogugbemi gave the assurance while speaking on the latest gridlock … Read more on Premium Times

Gridlock on Lagos roads as drivers resist enforcement of safety law To ensure the safety of lives and property, the Lagos State Government has restricted daytime movement of tankers and articulated vehicles. But, the operators have risen up against the government, absolving themselves of blame in the accidents that … Read more on The Nation…

Flood causes gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan expressway Motorists travelling on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway were on Tuesday obstructed by flood which took over a large portion of the road. The flood which followed a heavy downpour took over a part of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway around the Otedola Estate … Read more on DailyPost Nigeria

Gridlock at Lagos Airport as police search for kidnappers MOTORISTS plying the Murtala Muhammed International Airport road Wednesday had a hectic time as police frisked every car on the road in search of kidnappers who abducted a young woman at the Mafoluku area of Lagos State. The Guardian learnt that … Read more on The…

Traffic Gridlock On Abuja-Lokoja, Lagos-Ibadan Expressways It was a nightmarish experience, yesterday, for commuters and motorists travelling through Abuja-Lokoja Road to various destinations for the Eid el Kabir holiday. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who left Abuja at 7 am, did not … Read more on AllAfrica.com

FRSC battles 24-hour gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan expressway The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) is battling to curtail a gridlock of more than 24 hours at the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The Ogere Unit Commander, Mr Godwin Sangbansa, told the News Agency of … Read more on The Nation