Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FG warns motorists as reconstruction works progress


As reconstruction and expansion works on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway progress, the Federal Controller of Works in Lagos State, Mr. Adedamola Kuti, has warned motorists plying the ever busy expressway to drive with caution around construction sections to avoid gridlock and accidents on the road.

Ongoing construction on Lagos-Ibadan-Expressway

Making the appeal at the completed section of the dual carriageway by MFM Camp ground as part of project monitoring, Kuti said the portion which falls under Section 1 of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, is the busiest road in Nigeria and Africa because of the huge traffic volume.

The controller  who said they came around to explain to Nigerians the situation around the construction zones, added that the traffic volume usually gets lighter after the Sagamu Interchange, insisting that impatience of road users is usually responsible for the gridlock people experience around the construction zones.

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