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    Picture of a fallen Container Truck in Ojeulegba on June 19th. Click here to view

    Friday, 29-Jun-18 07:58:03 WAT from web at Abule Ijesha, Lagos, Nigeria in context
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    Ojuelegba: The menace of containers

    ON Tuesday, June 19, a truck driver heading towards the Fadeyi end of the Ojuelegba bridge in Lagos State lost control of the vehicle, causing the container he was conveying to detach from it and land with devastating impact on motorists and pedestrians under the bridge. Three passengers in a commercial bus crushed by the impact of the container were killed instantly, while others sustained injuries.

    Friday, 29-Jun-18 07:54:42 WAT from web in context
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    Accident Pictures


    More pictures from the "Fallen Container" accident at Ojuelegba last night that killed 2 and injured many others.

    Wednesday, 20-Jun-18 06:27:59 WAT from web
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    'Many killed' as truck falls on commercial buses at Ojuelegba - TheCable

      A truck conveying plywood fell off a bridge at Ojuelegba, Lagos, killing some passengers of commercial buses better known as Danfo. A Toyota Camry was also involved in the accident which happened around 9pm on Tuesday.

      Wednesday, 20-Jun-18 06:20:32 WAT from web
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      Lingering traffic gridlock in Apapa: FG, stakeholders partner to find lasting solution

        As Navy, LG Chairman blame shipping agencies THERE presently appears to be a ray of hope for an end to the confusion arising from the traffic gridlock in Apapa and environs. This has been attributed to the Federal Government engaging some stakeholders in a partnership to find a lasting solution to the lingering problem.

        Friday, 27-Apr-18 09:23:28 WAT from web
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        Why Lagos is checking crimes through data record — AG

          In comparison with the previous year’s figure of 4,426 offenders, who were arraigned before Special Offences (Mobile) Court, 8,380 offenders were arraigned before the court in the year under review for offences under the Road Traffic Laws which include parking on walkway and yellow lines, use of BRT corridor, commuters and conductors hanging on the tailboard of moving vehicle, driving against traffic etc.

          Friday, 27-Apr-18 09:20:58 WAT from web
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          LCC targets Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, opens new operation office

            The Lekki Concession Company has opened a new operation office that will serve users of the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge, just as it expresses interest in managing the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway currently under reconstruction.

            Friday, 13-Apr-18 08:57:35 WAT from web
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            Nigeria: Truck Drivers Dare Navy, LASG - Lock Down Oshodi/Apapa Expressway

              In an apparent defiance to the ultimatum given by the Nigerian Navy to truck drivers to vacate Lagos roads and bridges, following the perennial gridlock , particularly along the Apapa/Oshodi expressway, truck drivers locked down the ever-busy expressway through out yesterday. The traffic situation which worsened last week, has taken an alarming dimension since Monday, as truck drivers virtually took over both the major expressway and service lanes on both sides.

              Friday, 13-Apr-18 08:54:07 WAT from web
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              Two die, three injured in Lagos-Sagamu expressway accident - The Nation Nigeria

                Road traffic accident on Lagos – Sagamu expressway has left two persons dead and three others injured on Thursday morning. The accident which involved a Golf car marked FKJ 764 XB, a mini truck with registration number ABG 352 ZD and unmarked bus carrying musical equipment, occurred when the bus ran into the mini truck in bid to avoid colliding with the golf car. The driver of the bus and a passenger died at the accident scene.

                Friday, 06-Apr-18 07:30:27 WAT from web
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                Frustration in Lagos as trucks lock-down Mile 2- Apapa road - BusinessDay : News you can trust

                  The blockade of access roads in Lagos, Nigeria’s major commercial city continues unabated, as the Mile 2 axis of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway was for a better part of Thursday, locked down.

                  Friday, 06-Apr-18 07:29:21 WAT from web
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                  Student Allegedly Steals N200,000 Worth Of Phones In Lagos Traffic

                    A 23-year-old student, Arafat Ayoola, on Wednesday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, charged with snatching two phones worth N200,000 in the traffic.

                    Thursday, 05-Apr-18 08:13:10 WAT from web
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                    Six passengers, driver die in Lagos crashes

                      PUNCH Metro learnt that while three people died in the first crash which happened in Itoikin, Ikorodu, three passengers of a Toyota Coaster bus lost their lives after a signboard fell on their vehicle on the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway.

                      Thursday, 05-Apr-18 08:04:18 WAT from web
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                      Before you get yourself all worked up or frustrated in that Overwhelming Gridlock, here are a list if things you should Consider.

                      Thursday, 29-Mar-18 15:09:16 WAT from web
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                      Police, DSS invade Ikeja NBA office to foil protest coinciding with Buhari's visit - TheCable

                      Scores of security men including officials of the Department of State Security (DSS) and officers from the Lagos state police command invaded the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) office, Ikeja branch on Thursday.

                      Thursday, 29-Mar-18 10:57:15 WAT from web
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                      Lagos Declares Tomorrow Work-Free Day over Buhari's Visit

                        Announces traffic diversion, alternative routes during Buhari’s visit...

                        Wednesday, 28-Mar-18 19:17:24 WAT from web
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                        Ambode 'permanently' bans VIO in Lagos - Premium Times Nigeria

                          “Distinguished ladies and gentlemen, let me use this opportunity to reiterate that Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) have been asked to stay off our roads permanently,” Mr. Ambode began at the event.

                          Wednesday, 17-May-17 06:59:06 WAT from web
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                          Lagos to tackle Ketu gridlock with construction of lay-by

                            As part of efforts at ensuring free flowing traffic, Lagos State Government has revealed that it would construct a three-lane lay-by and modern motorpark at Ketu.

                            Monday, 15-May-17 07:47:08 WAT from web
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                            YULETIDE: Passengers stranded in Lagos - Vanguard News

                              Lagos, yesterday, experienced light vehicular traffic on most major roads in the metropolis, while there was human traffic on some roads. Ikorodu/CMS, Oshodi, Apapa, Ikeja and Mile 2-Badag­ry Expressways recorded light traffic, as few commercial motorcycles, buses and taxis were seen plying the routes.

                              Tuesday, 03-Jan-17 05:34:34 WAT from web
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                              6 dead in road accidents in Lagos, Katsina - Premium Times Nigeria

                              At least six people were killed in different accidents in Katsina and Lagos states. In Katsina, the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, said on Monday that at least three persons died in a motor accident on Malumfashi-Funtua road in Malumfashi Local Government Area.

                              Tuesday, 03-Jan-17 05:10:40 WAT from web
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                              How apps help motorists to navigate Lagos' chaotic traffic - Punch Newspapers

                                With Tsaboin TrafficTalk, you can beat traffic by checking up recent and accurate traffic updates, and view live traffic cameras on the road.

                                Thursday, 29-Dec-16 05:46:53 WAT from web