Apapa-Oshodi Expressway for partial closure as FG begins repair

The federal government is set to divert traffic from the ever-busy Apapa-Oshodi expressway from August 9th.

8/1/2021 11:35:00 PM

The federal government is set to divert traffic from the ever-busy Apapa-Oshodi expressway from August 9th.

The federal government is set to divert traffic from the ever-busy Apapa-Oshodi expressway from August 9th. This followed the inferno...

Sun Aug 01 2021The federal government is set to divert traffic from the ever-busy Apapa-Oshodi expressway from August 9th.This followed the inferno that occurred in January 2021 on Apapa Oshodi Expressway after a tanker explosion around the Airport Flyover Bridge at Toyota on Oshodi/Isolo Expressway.

Top creative avenue for online music promotion in Nigeria Nigeria'll tackle, reverse biodiversity loss, Buhari assures global leaders - Punch Newspapers Falcons loss to South Africa, blessing in disguise – Ogunjimi - Punch Newspapers

Ganduje donates to families of 18 Doguwa flood victimsIt would be recalled that after the explosion an integrity test was thereafter carried out on the bridge to determine its structural status.In line with this development, the Federal Ministry of Works is now set to commence emergency repairs on the bridge from the 9th of August, through the 3rd of October, 2021.

Commissioner for Transportation in Lagos, Dr Frederic Oladeinde, explained that the Oshodi bound lane would be barred from vehicular movement from 12:00 midnight of 9th August 2021 and reopened partially on the midnight of 14th August 2021 for the first phase of repairs. headtopics.com

He stated that the second phase will commence immediately for a duration of seven weeks to hasten the rehabilitation.The commissioner disclosed that motorists would be diverted from the main carriageway to the service lane of the Oshodi-bound lane for the first five days and subsequently for seven weeks.

According to the diversion plan, traffic heading towards the Oshodi-bound lane would be diverted to the service lane at Ladipo, while those heading to Mile 2 would be diverted to the Airport road.Two lanes on both Oshodi and Mile 2-bound lanes would equally be open to vehicular movement to ease movement, Oladehinde added.

The Commissioner assured that the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) would be on the ground to manage the flow of movement and minimize inconveniences that might arise as a result of the rehabilitation of the bridge.He added that alternative roads have been identified and fixed in preparation for the construction.

Read more: Daily Trust »

Doctors' Strike: We Don't Know If Our Sick Relatives Will Live Or Die -Family

A relation of a patient in the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital laments the effect of the strike on her sick relatives. She said before the strike, t...

May FG get it right this time.

Apapa gridlock my greatest headache – NPA MDMr Mohammed Bello-Koko, Acting Managing Director, Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), says the traffic gridlock on the Apapa road in Lagos is his greatest headache. Aboki, wetin Una really Sabi sef

Apapa gridlock my greatest headache –NPA director - Punch NewspapersThe most widely read newspaper in Nigeria Decentralized the port, must we only use Apapa Do you know the nooks and crannies in that region? The region the port is located is not in your region, so how can you know how to solve the problem? Mumu people, f00lish country. Tufiakwa!!!

Apapa gridlock my greatest headache –NPA director - Punch NewspapersThe most widely read newspaper in Nigeria Decentralized the port, must we only use Apapa Do you know the nooks and crannies in that region? The region the port is located is not in your region, so how can you know how to solve the problem? Mumu people, f00lish country. Tufiakwa!!!

Apapa gridlock my greatest headache – NPA MDMr Mohammed Bello-Koko, Acting Managing Director, Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), says the traffic gridlock on the Apapa road in Lagos is his greatest headache. Aboki, wetin Una really Sabi sef

Group Accuses FG of NCC Act Violation on Twitter SuspensionNCC defends decisions, cites security reasons By Oghenevwede Ohwovoriole The federal government blocked access to Twitter, an American microblogging and social networking service, in violation of t…

ASUU, FG bicker over unfulfilled agreement | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsFailed agreements, claims and counter-claims by university teachers and the Federal Government, threats of industrial action, and lately, a nine-month-long strike action form the odious...