Tag: Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Deaths, anguish on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Bi-Courtney Highway Services, Mr. Sola Fadahunsi, Nseobong Akpabio echoed a similar view after the June 19 accident that claimed 19 lives at Fidiwo/Ajebo end of the road. Akpabio who would not absolve drivers of blame said, “Indiscipline is the major cause of most of the accidents. For instance, between the Ogunmakin and Ogere end of the expressway, drivers speed because construction work had just been concluded and the road is smooth. The same is applicable between the Mowe and Sagamu end of the road, Mr. Michael Akindele, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Mr. Babatunde Akinbiyi

The Lagos-Ibadan dual carriage ­way once the bride of the nation is subtly acquiring an infamous reputation – an expressway of death and anguish. Two accidents that claimed 22 lives within the space of three days showed the grim statistics of anguish and horror on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in ...


Lagos-Ibadan: A road and its discontents

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Nigeria’s limited resources, Ministry of Finance, Federal High Court, Minister of Power, Housing and Works, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, Infrastructure Concession and Regulatory Commission (ICRC) , Motorways Assets Limited (MAL)

The importance of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway cannot be over-emphasized. Thousands of people use the road every day. It is the major get-away route from Lagos. If you are heading to other parts of the Southwest, the Southeast, the South-South and the North, you must use this all-important road, ...


30 die in Lagos/Ibadan expressway accident

country, UCH, Adeoyo State Hospital, Ibadan, Head of UCH, Ibadan Central Hospital, South, died, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway,

Trailer conveying cattle, goats, collide with stationary vehicle A trailer carrying goats, motorcycles and about 100 passengers from the northern part of the country, collided with a parked bus along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway (immediately after Ibadan) resulting in the death of about 30 people. ...