As President Buhari prepared to visit Lagos tomorrow, 24th April 2019, the State has issued out guidelines for a free flow of traffic.
one-day visit will see the president Buhari commission a number of
state projects including the rehabilitated 10-lane 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 Theatre at Oregun, Ikeja; new 820 Mass
Transit Buses and the multi-level Oshodi Transport Interchange along the
The State Ministry of Transportation
has thereby notified members of the public, especially motorists, about
traffic diversion on some major roads.
A statement released shows
that the Presidential visit will hold between the hours of 9.00am and
3.00pm. During this period, traffic along the following routes shall be
Mobolaji Bank-Anthony Way (coming 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
(between Anthony and Oshodi Transport Interchange), International
Airport Road through the Local Wing of the airport to Mobolaji
Bank-Anthony Way and back to Obafemi Awolowo Way.
Roads highlighted above shall only be cordoned-off when necessary. Obafemi Awolowo Way and portions of Mobolaji Bank-Anthony shall be closed to traffic because they are central to the President’s itinerary.