Apapa gridlock

DAY 4 OF APAPA GRIDLOCK: Confusion as touts hijack e-Call-Up system

DAY 4 OF APAPA GRIDLOCK: Confusion as touts hijack e-Call-Up system

Lagos traffic team yet to commence enforcement Truncated road project, tank farm operations ground movement Customs, touts clash in Mile-2, Ijora Council raises alarm over spike in criminalities in Apapa Seeks stakeholders’ cooperation on new system By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Kingsley Adeboye, Godwin Oritse, Godfrey Bivbere, Bose Adelaja & Esther Onyegbula THE chaotic traffic situation on […]
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Commuters, resident lament return of Apapa gridlock after removal of mobile police

Commuters, resident lament return of Apapa gridlock after removal of mobile police

…as stakeholders exonerate Presidential Taskforce By Gabriel Olawale The perennial gridlock has resurfaced on Apapa axis with many stationary tankers and containerized trucks blocking the roads and making them inaccessible to residents and other road users. The development is coming barely a month after the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced the taking over of […]

Apapa gridlock requires more than good road network – Fashola

Apapa gridlock requires more than good road network – Fashola

…says all roads in area to be completed with concrete for durability By Soni Daniel, Abuja Works and Housing Minister, Babatunde Fashola, has said that the lingering gridlock at the Apapa port area requires more than good road network for it to ease. The Minister, who spoke exclusively to Vanguard, pointed out that while the […]

Apapa Gridlock: Lagos to takeover traffic management from PTT— Sanwo-Olu

Apapa Gridlock: Lagos to takeover traffic management from PTT— Sanwo-Olu

*To inaugurate special team next week *Summons stakeholders’ meeting with NPA, unions, others *Vows to eliminate extortionist tendencies, corruption by port operators *As truck drivers protest alleged extortion by police By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday, announced the setting up of a special team by the state government to takeover […]

APAPA GRIDLOCK CRISIS: Shippers Council goes for demurrage waivers

APAPA GRIDLOCK CRISIS: Shippers Council goes for demurrage waivers

By Emeka Anaeto, Business Editor In its battles to ensure sanity and fairness in the nation’s ports economy, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council, NSC, has hinted that it would press for the suspension of demurrage and other charges on behalf of shippers. This followed long standing harsh environment the importers and exporters using Apapa ports have […]