FG Kicks – off   Repairs  on Roads in 5 States Affected by Flooding
• Others to receive attention soon Mr Babatunde Fashola , Minister of Works  and Housing   The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola has directed the immediate emergency repairs on sections, where failure had occurred due to flooding, caused by heavy rainfall in five states across... Read more
Fears over Collapse of Bridge on Lagos- Benin Highway
A section of the Ugbogui Bridge in Ovia Southwest Local Government Area of Edo before Okada Junction on the Lagos-Benin Highway has caved in, causing unending gridlocks, giving indications that it may soon collapse. Mr Dennis Idahosa, member representing Ovia Federal Constituency,who inspected the bridge said on Sunday in... Read more
Toll Gate Re-introduction Will  Increase Hardship On Nigerians -PDP
The plan by the Federal Government to reintroduce toll plazas on some roads and bridges has been described as “a downright act of wickedness against the suffering masses.” The Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) stated this in a statement issued by Kola Ologbondiyan, its National Publicity Secretary on Sunday, saying that... Read more
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
Rail Project: Lagos to Divert Marina Traffic
Ahead of commencement of works on the Blue Line rail project,the Lagos State Government has said it will redirect traffic along the National Theatre and Marina axis for the next seven months. The State Commissioner for Transportation, Frederic Oladeinde, who revealed this in a statement said that the road... Read more
Section of Lagos-Sagamu Express to Be Shut to Traffic for 3 Not 90 Days-FG
A section of the Lagos-Sagamu Expressway, was shut down on July 27, 2021 by the Federal Government as part of measures to facilitate the pace of the ongoing work on that section of the highway . The closure of the section of the road is however to last for... Read more
Buhari Says  $1.2bn Kaduna-Kano Railline  Will Strenghten Lagos Ports, ICDs
    President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the $1.2bn Kaduna-Kano standard gauge rail line,when completed will establish the ports in Lagos, as the choice for import and export business of the people of landlocked Niger Republic. He said this while performing the groundbreaking ceremony of the project in... Read more
Ibadan – Kano Rail Project to Link Tin Can Port, East- West Coast Line- FG
The Ibadan-Kano rail project project would have a connection to the Tin Can Island port as well as the East- West Coastal rail line from Lagos to Calabar linking Onitsha, Benin, Warri, Yenagoa, Port Harcourt, Aba, and Uyo . President Buhari made this observation on Thursday when he inaugurated... Read more
Lagos Set for Full  Ban of Okada, to Launch 500 Buses  for Inner Roads
Lagos State Government set for a wholesale and full enforcement of the  ban on Okada operations in Lagos  as it plans to   launch  next week , the  first 500 of the 5,000 ‘Last Mile Buses’ proposed to replace commercial bicycles. Governor Bababjide Sanwo-Olu said this on   Monday at... Read more
Apapa Rail Project for Inauguration Soon Despite Non Completion
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said that the Federal Government will go ahead to inaugurate the ongoing rail line project in Apapa Port in Lagos ,despite that the last tranche of tracks laying is to be completed in six months time. He disclosed this Monday in Abuja after... Read more