For Lagosians, All Eyes on Roads


As the new Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, settles down to govern, bad roads and refuse are part of the areas residents urgently want him to address, writes Davidson Iriekpen

It was jubilation for Lagos residents who daily ply the Lagos-Badagry expressway as the state Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, last week announced that work would soon commence at the Maza Maza-Iba junction up to Okokomaiko end of the road. He made the announcement when he toured the Badagry road and other areas to see the level of dilapidation and what the people are suffering in the course of moving from one place to the other.

This axis of Lagos, like most other parts of the state, was completely abandoned in the four years of former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. This made residents to suffer untold hardship moving from one place to the other.

Sanwo-Olu said there would be a major clean-up of the road from National Theater to Maza-Maza, urging the traders…

Source: Thisday Newspaper