Tags : Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Eight Passengers Burnt To Death In Lagos/Ibadan Expressway Accident

Eight persons have been reportedly burnt to death in a lone accident involving a Mazda passenger bus around Saapade bridge by Straight Gate college on Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Saturday night. This, according to Channels TV, was confirmed by the Sector Commander of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Ahmed Umar, to Newsmen in Abeokuta […]

Five Killed In Ogun Road Crash

Five persons were killed, while others sustained injuries in a road crash on the Sagamu Interchange end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, on Thursday, August 20, 2020. The spokesperson for the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps in Ogun State, Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident. He said the crash involving three vehicles, a Mazda space bus, a […]

Accident Causes Gridlock On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

An accident involving two-heavy duty vehicles resulted in an interminable traffic gridlock on a section of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. A tipper vehicle whose brakes failed rammed into a gas-loaded tanker, effectively shutting down traffic on the inbound-Ibadan, Kara-axis of the expressway, on Thursday, August 13, 2020. Emergency services – including the Federal Road Safety Corps, […]

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Accidents Claim One Life

The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps in Ogun, Mr Clement Oladele, has disclosed that one person was confirmed dead and several others injured in two separate accidents on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Sunday. Mr Oladele, in a statement on Monday in Abeokuta said  the first crash involving two male adults and one female adult […]

Police Effect Lock Down Order, Blocks Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

In a bid to curb the COVID-19, the police have blocked the inbound and outbound sections of the Lagos-Ibadan express way, as part of measures to lock down the Lagos metropolis. This move follows the recent order by President Muhammadu Buhari, in line with local and global best practices for curbing the spread of COVID-19. […]

F.G Signs Tripartite Agreement To Repatriate $318 Million Abacha Loot

The Federal Government has signed an agreement with the United States of America and the Island of Jersey to repatriate the sum of $318,460,329 looted and stashed away by former Head of State, General Sani Abacha. According to the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ferdinand Nwonye, the agreement was sealed on Monday at […]

Road Projects: We Won’t Demolish Properties Without Engaging Owners —

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Oluseyi Makinde, has declared that his Government would not demolish any property to facilitate road construction without adequately engaging with the owners and paying due compensations. Governor Makinde stated this on Monday, January 14, 2020, during an assessment tour of the abandoned Kuola-Jankata-Benbo-Apata Road on the Akala Expressway, which connects the […]

Petrol-Laden Tanker Crashes, Causes Gridlock On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

A tanker laden with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, has crashed along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The incident occurred at about 5:10am on Christmas Day around the RCCG Car Park C in Mowe on the outward Lagos section of the highway. This has resulted in a gridlock on both sections of the road, […]