In continuation of the ongoing construction on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway now at an advanced stage, the Lagos State Government will divert traffic for the casting of the Iyana-Iba Interchange Bridge round deck on Saturday, 12th February 2022, for a period of 24 hours.
A statement signed by the Honourable Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, said the continuous work on the project is in furtherance of the State Government’s determination to complete the road works up to Okokomaiko as announced earlier.
Explaining the diversion plan, the Commissioner stated that motorists on the service lane inbound Lagos will be diverted to NEPA Road from Okokomaiko/Alaba Rogo axis to access Olojo drive, connect Alaba International Market and Volkswagen Bus Stop inward Mile 2 to proceed with their journey.
He said, similarly, traffic on the service lane inbound Lagos heading towards Volkswagen, Mile 2 and LASU axis will be diverted to the toll lane/LRMT Corridor to re-connect the Lagos bound lane, by Volkswagen, for their desired destinations, adding that motorists inward Badagry and Iba will make use of the service lane from Barracks to LASU and Okokomaiko to continue their journey.
While assuring that the personnel of the State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, will be available to manage the traffic flow and minimise inconvenience, the Commissioner appealed to the citizenry for their continued support and cooperation as the current administration intends to fulfil its promise of improving the road transport network within the State.