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How corruption fuels Apapa traffic —Stakeholders

How corruption fuels Apapa traffic —Stakeholders

By Godfrey Bivbere & Providence Adeyinka THERE are indications that the problematic traffic bedevilling the port city of Apapa, Lagos and its environ is being fuelled by corruption with some stakeholders smiling to the bank daily even as the sector which is the second largest revenue contributor to the economy bleeds. Investigation by Vanguard Maritime Report revealed […]
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Gas explosion kills one, razes 5 houses in Ajegunle, Lagos

Gas explosion kills one, razes 5 houses in Ajegunle, Lagos

By Olasunkanmi Akoni It was a sad day in Lagos on Saturday, January 4th, 2020, as an explosion from a cooking gas cylinder killed a yet to be identified victim, at Ifelodun Street, Ajegunle, Apapa, a shanty settlement in the area of the state, razing about five buildings in the process. Recall that similar incident […]

Dangote loses over N25billion to Apapa gridlock

Dangote loses over N25billion to Apapa gridlock

By Kingsley Adegboye As companies along the Apapa-corridor continue to count their losses due to the perennial traffic congestion on the axis, the President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, weekend disclosed his two companies located within the Apapa Port, lost over N25 billion between 2017 and 2018 because of congestion at the port caused by gridlock […]

Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway project: 12 more months to go, says Fashola

Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway project: 12 more months to go, says Fashola

Motorists will have to endure additional 12 months of nerve-breaking traffic on the Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway for the rehabilitation of the road to be completed, according to the Federal Government. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that driving on the highway has been a huge nightmare for motorists since the reconstruction commenced on Nov. 17, […]