Tag: LAgos-Ibadan Expressway

AzeezSeptember 15, 2017

’30 killed’ in Lagos-Ibadan expressway crash

Thirty people have reportedly died after an auto accident on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Thursday night. Spokesman for the Federal ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2017

‘Kidnappers’ den discovered in Lagos, two suspects burnt alive’

A kidnappers’ den has been discovered at the Obadeyi bus-stop, Ojokoro axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, Premium Times reports. The news ...

EditorAugust 2, 2017

APC is not trying to leave a legacy of failure, are they?

by Tosin Adesina According to Wikipedia, legacy is defined as “something transmitted by or received from an ancestor or predecessor ...

EditorAugust 2, 2017

The house has fallen: 5 things southwest governors have neglected

by Tosin Adesina Bayo Adeyinka in an open letter expressed his anger at the south west Governors in his recent ...

EditorAugust 2, 2017

Nigeria’s huge infrastructural deficit: Public Private Partnership to the rescue

by Tosin Adesina “The nation has a huge infrastructure deficit for which we require foreign capital and expertise to supplement ...

EditorAugust 2, 2017

Neglect of Lagos-Ibadan expressway: A slap on the Federal Government

by Tosin Adesina One major project that has gulped trillions of Naira without completion is the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, which is ...

EditorJune 27, 2017

Explainer: The fuss between Fashola and the senate

by Alexander O. Onukwue The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has been in a war of words ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 7, 2017

1 killed, 18 injured in accident on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

One person has been reportedly killed and 18 others injured in a road accident that occurred along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 21, 2017

Traffic stopped as 18-seater bus burns along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway (WATCH)

by Omoleye Omoruyi Heavy traffic has been reported along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. While the details of the accident that caused ...

AzeezMay 6, 2017

36 die in accident on Lagos-Ibadan expressway as baby survives

Over 36 people were on Saturday feared dead as two passenger buses collided and caught fire at a Quarry site ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 29, 2016

Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident kills 1, injures 4

An accident on the Warewa Long Bridge end of the Lagos Ibadan Expressway has left one person dead and four ...

AzeezNovember 16, 2016

3 people die in multiple accidents on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

A multiple accident involving a diesel-laden tanker and four other vehicles on Lagos-Ibadan expressway has led to the death of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 12, 2016

5 killed, 15 injured in Sallah day accident

At least five persons confirmed dead on Monday in an accident along Lagos-Ibadan expressway, according to The Nation. 15 other persons ...

AzeezSeptember 9, 2016

FG sympathises with citizens over flooded Lagos-Ibadan expressway

The Federal Government on Friday said the flooding on portions of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway was caused by structures built on water channels ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 3, 2016

Just In: Multiple accident on Lagos-Ibadan expressway (PHOTOS)

An accident involving multiple vehicles just occurred in front of the British American Tobacco (Nigeria) Limited company towards the end of the Lagos-Ibadan ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 3, 2016

Ambode’s convoy stops robbery attack on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

An armed robbery operation was stopped in its tracks on Thursday by the convoy of the Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi ...

AzeezAugust 4, 2016

Armed Robbers strike on Lagos-Ibadan expressway, motorists abandon vehicles

Chaos on Wednesday at the Warewa long bridge on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as motorists reportedly abandoned their vehicles, after armed ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 10, 2016

Lagos-Ibadan expressway will be ready in 2 years, to gulp N50bn – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has assured Nigerians that the Federal Government will complete the reconstruction ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 23, 2015

Fashola’s first mission appears to be Lagos-Ibadan expressway

The suspended re-construction of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway has been resumed by Julius Berger Plc and Raynolds Construction Company (Nigeria). Both ...

Janeth JSeptember 12, 2015

Why 184 Federal roads have been abandoned by contractors

Many Federal road construction are far from nearing completion as contractors handling over 184 projects have abandoned the various sites as a ...

December 10, 2013

Opinion: Guarantees are a broad brush with toll roads and the public account

by Ifeanyi Uddin First, governments could opt to build the roads cheaply, deploying tax revenues for this purpose. In this ...

September 30, 2013

Opinion: My President must hear this

by Ayodele Kupoluyi Life truly is vanity. Agagu is gone but our President is still alive and can make the ...

July 6, 2013

Rejoice: Jonathan promises to complete Lagos-Ibadan Expressway project in 48 months

by Rachel Ogbu The long awaited reconstruction of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway will take 48 months to be completed, the President ...

July 1, 2013

Tragedy: 11 people, including 3 children burnt to death in Ibadan auto crash

by Rachel Ogbu About 11 people were feared dead on Sunday after a road accident at Macmillan area, Soka bus ...

June 27, 2013

FG to spend N160.7bn on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reconstruction

by Rachel Ogbu The Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has claimed that ...

March 25, 2013

Opinion: Bringing back growth to the Nigerian economy (III)

by Tunji Andrews It may not shock you to learn that Nigeria’s limited infrastructure services tend to be much costlier ...

February 25, 2013

Sad: 8 people, 1 child die after accident on Lagos-Ibadan road

by Chi Ibe Dangerous driving and over speeding were cited as part of the reason the road accident involving a ...

November 27, 2012

Not cheery: Lagos-Ibadan expressway reconstruction may not start till next year

by Isi Esene This is not cheering news for those planning to take their annual trip from Lagos to the ...

November 22, 2012

We did the right thing – FG defends its decision on Bi-Courtney, choice of Julius Berger and RCC

by Isi Esene The Federal Government yesterday maintained that its revocation of the contract between it and the Bi-Courtney Consortium ...

November 21, 2012

It pours: Money laundering charges filed against Bi-Courtney boss, Wale Babalakin

by Isi Esene There are reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday charged the chairman of ...

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