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
Easter : FRSC Deploys 25,224 Officers to Highways for Safety
  The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has deployed 25, 224 officers to all highways nationwide beginning from Wednesday March 31 to end April 7. In a statement by the Corps Public Education Officer, Assistant Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem , yesterday, the deployed personnel include 7,100 officers, 18,124 Marshal... Read more
Lagos State to  Complete  Blue, Red Rail Line Projects  by 2022- Sanwo-Olu
The blue and red rail lines project of Lagos State would be ready by 2022, according to the Lagos State Governor, Baabajide Sanwo-Olu. The governor who made the revelation on the first day of a four-day special programme to mark the 40th Fidau for the late Jakande, who served... Read more
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said that the Eastern Rail Project, Port Harcourt to Maiduguri will generate between 20,000 and 50,000 jobs when it commences , apart from businesses that will come up along the rail corridor. Amaechi, who stated this in a statement by his media aide,... 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
Buhari Set to Flag-off $2bn Kano –Maradi, Niger Republic Rail Project
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday perform the ground-breaking ceremony of the Kano-Maradi,in Niger Republic ,  Kano-Dutse Railway Project. The Minister of Transportation disclosed this via his Twitter handle at the weekend. “We are pleased to announce the ground breaking of the Kano-Maradi, Kano-Dutse Railway Project, slated for Tuesday.... Read more
Restriction of Keke Marwa, Okada in Lagos Gets Judiciary Backing
The decision of the  Lagos State Government  to restrict commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles (Keke Marwa) within six Local Government Areas (LGAs) and nine Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the State,  has received the  endorsement of a Lagos Federal High Court. This is because Justice Mohammed Liman  dismissed... 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