The Lagos State government has revealed that repair works will commence on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on August 3, 2019.
In a statement available to Today’s Echo, the Lagos State government allayed fears over the four-month long repair works, saying that adequate measures have been put in place by the present administration to effectively manage the impending traffic situation.
” In the project brief made available to the State Government, the repair works will narrow both Lagos and Sagamu bound traffic into two lanes on both carriageways respectively and is planned for two months each for inward and outward traffic from the State,” the state government said
” Lagos is well prepared and ready for the attendant traffic situation through extensive traffic management and control for the repair works which commences on Saturday, 3rd August 2019 and is envisaged to trigger and compound traffic along the corridors,” the state government added.
The statement also revealed that the State has identified four locations to redirect traffic through, while the personnel LASTMA and LASEMA as well FRSC will be on ground to provide towing vehicles and other necessary support for evacuating unexpected breakdowns.