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Traffic gridlock: LASG hands over new vehicles, motorbikes

In line with the executive order signed by Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu on efficient traffic management in May 2019, the Lagos State Government on Wednesday handed over 10 brand new vehicles and 26 motorbikes to the Traffic Enforcement Team to carry out their enforcement operations.

Driver in Los Angeles spends 128hrs a year on road, In Lagos 1516 hours

Although many in Nigeria find Lagos alluring, especially for economic reasons, living in the third most stressful city in the world, can take a mental toll.

Traffic gridlock: LASG begins clampdown on illegal traders

The operatives of both the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Taskforce) Unit and the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) at the weekend jointly dislodged all illegal trading activities on road setbacks and walkways around Ikeja, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria.

Lagos gridlocks worry government

Worried by the continued traffic gridlock in Lagos, the federal government has challenged Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Nigeria (CILTN) to find lasting...

Traffic Gridlock: Lagos demolishes 84 gated streets

The Lagos State Government says it has demolished 84 street gates which were shut against motorists before the 12 midnight deadline stipulated time. The Lagos...

Water transportation is key to solving traffic gridlock – Ambode

...plans massive development of transport sector Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday identified water transportation as a key solution to traffic...

I have the “political will” to tackle traffic gridlock – Ambode

...Charges Stakeholders On Effective Traffic Strategies ...Lagos Accounts For 70% Of Nigeria's Transportation Network, Says FRSC Boss Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday assured...

I’m deeply concerned about traffic gridlock, robberies, says Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday released the policy direction of his administration for the next three and half years, just as he...

Unending Apapa Traffic Gridlock

There appears to be no end to the reign of terror being unleashed on motorists and residents of Apapa area of Lagos by truck...

Apapa Gridlock, Threat To Security

Kazeem Ugbodaga In the wake of nationwide insecurity, the Commandant of the Nigerian Navy Security, NNS Beecroft, Ovenseri Uwadiae, says the Apapa traffic gridlock is...

Fashola visits Apapa again, decries FGs insensitivity

In a bid to find a lasting solution to the traffic gridlock in Apapa as a result of fuel and other cargo distribution operations,...

Lagos gridlock: Mega city, Mega Commute, Mega agony

Ochuko Oghuvwu is surprisingly chirpy for a man who spends upwards of 30 hours a week in his car, commuting to and from his...

Traffic Gridlock In Onitsha Ahead Gov Polls

A traffic gridlock on Friday crippled commercial activities in Onitsha, the commercial hub of Anambra, barely hours to the governorship poll in the state. Commuters...

The Highway Of Death

Nigerians are not finding it easy on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway writes EROMOSELE EBHOMELE The refusal of both the Federal Government to build pedestrian bridges along...

Ferry travel saves Lagosians traffic nightmares

It may not seem like an especially tough choice: spend six hours a day in choking road traffic getting to and from work, or...

Traffic gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

A multiple auto accident on Otedola Bridge on Nigeria's busiest highway, the Lagos-Ibadan expressway caused a gridlock Thursday. Mr Bisi Kazeem, Deputy Education Officer...

Gridlock as major link bridge collapses in Port Harcourt

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Motorists in the Nigerian oil-rich city of Port Harcourt,the Rivers State capital, were this morning trapped in gridlock caused by the sudden...

Ogun workers held in 4km long traffic gridlock

Thousands of State and Federal Civil Servants in Ogun State were today held down in traffic by a gridlock that stretched over four...

Potholes trap motorists on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Travellers and motorists plying the Lagos-Ibadan expressway are facing harrowing experience because of the gridlock caused by many potholes on the road. The gridlock...

Boko Haram: Pains, Anguish For Civil Servants

In the last few months, civil servants at the Lagos State Government Secretariat have been going through a harrowing experience as a result of...

Dead Conductor: LASTMA Official Hospitalised, To Be Arraigned

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA official, Mr. Lalemi Akinsoji who allegedly pushed a bus conductor to death last week has been hospitalised,...

2 Die As Five Trucks Crash

Tragedy struck at Ibafo, Ogun State this morning, as five trucks crashed, leaving a diesel tanker driver and his assistant dead. The incident occurred at...

Okada, Tricycle Riders Appeal To Fashola Over Boundary Road

Commercial motorcyclists (Okada) and tricycle owners at Ajegunle, Olodi Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria have appealed to Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State to repair the...

Motorists Call For More Traffic Wardens In Onikan

Motorists who drive through Obalende roundabout on a daily basis have called on the  Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Marvel Akpoyibo, to deploy...

Lagosians Abandon Ferry Services

Patronage of ferry services in the Ikorodu part of Lagos State has reduced following the receding of the flood that engulfed the community and...

Commuters, Drivers Demand Park, Shelter

The persistent traffic gridlock at the Cele axis of Oshodi/Mile 2 Expressway, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, could become a thing of the past if a...

Witness Blames Police For Lagos Road Carnage

A witness in the ongoing inquest into the auto accident that claimed the lives of many along the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway have blamed Police road...

My Removal Unconstitutional –Ogun Speaker

Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Hon. Tunji Egbetokun has described his purported removal from office by eight members of the state...

Lekki Toll Gate: Fashola Reads Riot Act To Protesters

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, Nigeria, has warned that the state government would no longer tolerate a situation where protesters in Lekki area...

Fire Razes Shops In Ketu

Dozens of shops were gutted by an early morning fire today at Pako market, Ketu area of Kosofe Local Government of Lagos, South West...

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