Latest News for: Apapa


Apapa Gridlock - Confusion As Touts Hijack Traffic Control

All Africa 12 May 2021
The chaotic traffic situation on the Oshodi-Apapa expressway got worse, yesterday, as road users were trapped in the gridlock for several hours, following indiscriminate parking of trucks along the ever-busy dual carriageway ....

Nigeria: Apapa Bridges At Risk of Collapse Over Weight of Parked Heavy-Duty Trucks - Experts

All Africa 11 May 2021
Bridges in Lagos, particularly Apapa axis, are at risk of collapse because of the weight of parked heavy-duty trucks on them ....

The Intractable Apapa Gridlock

All Africa 10 May 2021
Are truck and tanker drivers and their owners bigger and more powerful than the federal and state governments? Why then is it difficult to tame them in order to ease movement in and out of Apapa? Asks Davidson Iriekpen ....

Apapa gridlock: Lagos, NPA look away as businesses bleed

Business Day Online 06 May 2021
Lagos State government and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) appear to be looking the other way as commuters groan and businesses bleed following a forceful return of the Apapa gridlock ... Evidently, Apapa has come ... “I left my house in Magodo by 9.45am and I have just arrived Apapa.

FEC approves construction of 2nd section of Apapa–Oshodi expressway

Construction Review Online 01 May 2021
... of Apapa–Oshodi expressway stretching from Sunrise to Cele bus stop.

Nigeria: FRSC Sector Commander Seeks Stakeholders' Support On Apapa Gridlock

All Africa 30 Apr 2021
The Lagos Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Corps Commander, Olusegun Ogungbemide, has called for the continuous support of stakeholders in the transport sector to stop the perennial Apapa gridlock ....

Apapa gridlock: Lagos works on long-term solutions as economy bleeds

Business Day Online 29 Apr 2021
Convinced that the quick-fix approach to the gridlock in Apapa cannot provide the desired outcome, the Lagos State government is currently ...

Nigeria: Another 'Apapa' Emerges in Ejigbo

All Africa 28 Apr 2021
The congestion caused by the Apapa gridlock is beginning to spill into the inner city as holding bays are being established in other parts of Lagos State away from the ports areas ....

Nigeria: 'We'll Make Lekki Seaport Bigger Than Apapa Port'

All Africa 28 Apr 2021
The Lagos State Government said yesterday the Lekki Deep Seaport would reduce congestion at Apapa Port in the state and would be four times bigger than the Apapa port ....

Nigeria: Govt Awards Section 2 of Apapa/Oshodi Expressway

All Africa 28 Apr 2021
... of the Apapa-Oshodi expressway stretching from Sunrise to Cele bus stop.

Apapa gridlock: Lagos gives marching order to truck owners on illegal parking

Business Day Online 28 Apr 2021
The state government, in a terse statement signed by Toyin Fayinka, special adviser to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on transportation and, chairman Special Committee on Traffic Management and Enforcement on Apapa Gridlock, listed the axis as Sifax, Ijora Olopa, Ijora 7UP, Costain, National Theatre and environs.

Nigeria: Gridlock - Sanwo-Olu Looks On As Trucks Take Over Apapa

All Africa 23 Apr 2021
The end to the chaotic Apapa-Oshodi expressway gridlock may not be farfetched any longer, following the just awarded Section 2 of the ever busy dual carriageway to Dangote Construction Company Limited ....