FG begins nationwide operation of Compressed Natural Gas buses

FG begins nationwide operation of Compressed Natural Gas buses

The Presidential Compressed Natural Gas Initiative, in collaboration with Rolling Energy, has announced the commencement of the nationwide Mass Transit Conversion Program. A statement by the PCNGI after the PCNGI launch of the conversion and refuelling site in Ilorin on Wednesday, said the initiative aims to convert mass transit vehicles to cleaner energy sources, significantly […]

Lagos Government to pay medical bills of gas explosion victims

Lagos state government to pay for victims of recent gas explosion

Lagos State Government says it will foot the medical expenses of the victims of the recent tragic gas explosion in Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Area. Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, during a visit to the victims at the Burns and Trauma Unit, Gbagada General Hospital, extended sympathy to the victims’ families and assured them […]

Lagos announces traffic diversion On Adeniji-Falomo, Bourdillon-Queens Drive

Falomo road diversion signals

The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Works has announced that that ADENIJI ADELE – FALOMO – ROAD will be closed for rehabilitation. A statement signed by the Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mrs Olukorede Kesha, says a closed section will be rehabilitated completely and open to traffic before changing to another section. […]

Gas Explosion: Lagos Lawmakers Demand Better Enforcement Of Safety Law

Following a recent gas explosion in the Ajeromi/Ifelodun area of Lagos that resulted in fatalities, the state House of Assembly has called on concerned ministries, departments and agencies of government to step up enforcement of safety laws to protect lives and property. The House, at plenary presided over by Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa on Monday, […]

FG launches Port Harcourt to Aba rail service

The Federal Government has launched the Port Harcourt to Aba rail service. Minister of Transportation, Saidu Alkali, at the ceremonial launch in Port Harcourt Rivers State today, assured the people of the region that the trains will work properly to serve them. He also promised that the expansion will continue until the Eastern Standard Gauge […]

Demolition of buildings on Lagos-Calabar Coastal Road to begin on 27 April

The Federal Government says the demolition of buildings on the right of way of the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Road will begin on Saturday. The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos state, Korede Keisha, who disclosed this at a media briefing yestderday  asked all those whose houses were marked for demolition to come to the Ministry’s Secretariat […]

Lagos Transport policy to be unveiled in May

Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that the state Transport Policy will be unveiled next month. The governor who spoke yesterday at the annual roundtable and public launch of Global Transport Policy. The governor who was represented by the commissioner for transportation, Oluwaseun Osiyemi, said the policy will help drive the development of intermodal transportation […]

Lagos to demolish buildings that fail integrity test

The Lagos state government has warned that the State will pull down any building that falls below building regulatory standards in the Dosumu Market following a fire disaster which affected more than fourteen buildings in Lagos Island. The state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu stated this yesterday while on inspection of the affected street reiterating that the […]