FG Approves Reintroduction of  Toll Gates on Highways
Vehicles are to pay between N200 and N500 per trip as toll as the federal government prepares to reintroduce toll collections on designated dual carriageways across the country. The planned reintroduction of tollgates comes 18 years after the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo dismantled all toll plazas on... Read more
Senate Seeks Funding for  Repairs of Lagos –Otta- Abeokuta Road In 2022 Appropriation Bill
The Nigerian Senate has told the Federal Ministry of Works and the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency(FERMA) to include in the next Appropriation Bill , funding for the reconstruction of the Lagos – Otta – Abeokuta Expressway. It also mandated the Ministry and the Agency to immediately put in motion,... Read more
Accidents:FRSC Supports Lagos on Restrictions of Trailers’ Movements
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has thrown its weight behind the decision of the Lagos State Government to restrict the movements of  trucks and other articulated vehicles to between 9.00 pm and 6 am, as part of measures to reduce the rate of accidents on the highways as... Read more
Airbags: Ford to Recall Three Million Cars
Ford, after losing an appeal to United States’ federal safety regulators last week, now must spend US$610 million to replace faulty Takata airbags in three million cars and trucks in the U.S. and Canada. The recalled vehicles are from model years 2006 through 2012 and include some of Ford’s... Read more
Volvo Plans to Produce Electric Motors in Sweden
Volvo Cars will assemble electric motors at its powertrain plant in Skövde, Sweden, and plans to establish complete in-house e-motor production by the middle of the decade. The company is aiming to invest 700 million Swedish Krona (SEK) to achieve this objective over the coming years and is committed... Read more
FG To Totally Close Section of Third Mainland Bridge From Friday
The Federal Government has said it would completely close a section of Third Mainland Bridge for a period of two days, for repair works. It disclosed this  on Wednesday in a statement signed by the Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Joshua Popoola. The total closure of the section of... Read more
Hyundai recalls 600,000 Vehicles  over Brake Fluid Leak
Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia are recalling over 600,000 vehicles in the United States and Canada to fix a brake fluid leak that could cause engine fires. The recalls cover more than 440,000 Kia Optima midsize sedans from 2013 through 2015 and Kia Sorento SUVs from 2014 and 2015.... Read more
FG Says It  Needs N277bn for Rehabilitation of Lagos 3rd Mainland Bridge, 36 Others
  The Federal Government has said that it will requires  N277 billion  to rehabilitate  37 bridges across the nation  which require necessary repairs, just as it has again confirmed  the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos, for scheduled maintenance  work, that will last from July 2020... Read more
Repairs: Lagos to Close Marine Beach Bridge for 5 Months
Marine Beach Bridge , Lagos Marine Beach Bridge by Total Gas, inwards Apapa would be closed for five months, effective from Wednesday 27th May, to Wednesday 21st October, 2020 for an emergency repair works, according to the Lagos State Government. The State said the decision is in line with... Read more
Ban on Okada, Keke: Lagos Says It Will Not Reverse Policy
Despite violent protests and scathing criticisms  that have dogged the policy, the   Lagos State Government has pledged not to reverse  its decision on  the ongoing enforcement of restriction of operations of commercial motorcycles and tricycles in six Local Government Areas(LGAs)  and nine Local Council  Development Areas LCDAs)   across the... Read more