Arrangements are in top rigging as the Lagos State Government will have President Buhari on an official visit to Lagos on Wednesday, 24th April 2019.
Amid the one-day working visit, various State activities will be authorized including the restored 10-path Oshodi – Muritala Muhammed International Airport Road; the 170-Bed ‘Ayinke House’ (Maternity Hospital)) at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) Ikeja; the Lagos State Theater at Oregun, Ikeja; new 820 Mass Transit Busses and the staggered Oshodi Transport Interchange along the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway.
So as to guarantee a free progression of traffic amid the visit, the State Ministry of Transportation has told individuals from general society, particularly drivers, about traffic preoccupation on some real streets as a feature of endeavors to guarantee a without hitch development.
As per the announcement, the Presidential visit will hold between the long periods of 9.00am and 3.00pm amid which traffic along the accompanying courses will be occupied: Mobolaji Bank-Anthony Way (originating from the Presidential Wing of Murtala Mohammed Airport to LASUTH Under Bridge), Kodesoh Road, Obafemi Awolowo Way, Kudirat Abiola Way, Ikorodu Road (between Ojota Intersection and Anthony Interchange), Oworonshoki-Apapa Expressway (among Anthony and Oshodi Transport Interchange), International Airport Road through the Local Wing of the airplane terminal to Mobolaji Bank-Anthony Way and back to Obafemi Awolowo Way.
It brought up that streets featured above will possibly be cordoned-off when fundamental, Obafemi Awolowo Way and segments of Mobolaji Bank-Anthony will be shut to traffic on three (3) events inside the predefined period as they are key to the President’s agenda.
The announcement, hence, exhorted drivers to evade the above-recorded streets where vital and utilize elective courses of their decision, focusing on that where drivers think that its unavoidable handling the in advance of referenced streets, tolerance and participation with traffic directors ought to be their watchword. While requesting for the help all things considered and suburbanites for all burdens because of these redirections, the announcement kept up that traffic administrators, requirement and security operators will be situated at all vital crossing points to permit organized vehicular development.