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Flight Resumption in Nigeria; FAAN Issues Post COVID-19 Guidelines for Flight Operation
Flight Resumption in Nigeria; FAAN Issue...

Flight Resumption in Nigeria; FAAN Issues Post COVID-19 Guidelines for Flig...

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has released new guidelines for travelers as the country plans to safely reopen its airspace and airports to local flights without risking the health of travelers. Henrietta Yakubu, FAAN’s General Manager, Corporate Affairs in a report said, “the... read more »

Domestic Flights Billed to Restart on July 8 in Nigeria as Country Relaxes Lockdown Measures
Domestic Flights Billed to Restart on Ju...

Domestic Flights Billed to Restart on July 8 in Nigeria as Country Relaxes ...

The federal government of Nigeria has announced a July 8 resumption date for domestic flights in the country as it implements a further relaxation of the COVID-19 induced lockdown. The resumption of local flights comes at a time when the West African nation is experiencing daily spike in the number... read more »

Minibus Taxis in South Africa Embark on Strike Over Insufficient COVID-19 Relief Funds
Minibus Taxis in South Africa Embark on ...

Minibus Taxis in South Africa Embark on Strike Over Insufficient COVID-19 R...

Multitude of people were left stranded in South Africa due to strike action by minibus taxi drivers over what they termed inadequate corona virus relief funds. On Monday morning, taxi drivers in Johannesburg and capital city of Pretoria in the province of Gauteng barricaded roads and declined... read more »

Opinion: Okada and Keke Ban - Transport for Lagos by Babatunde Gbadamosi
Opinion: Okada and Keke Ban – Tran...

Opinion: Okada and Keke Ban – Transport for Lagos by Babatunde Gbadam...

Sometime last month, The Lagos State Government announced a partial ban on ALL operators of commercial motorcycles and tricycles in some named parts of Lagos State. The ban went into effect yesterday, Friday, 1st of February 2020. The scenes across Lagos were expected. Thousands of stranded... read more »

BRT Bus Accident: LASG Arraigns Truck Driver for Reckless Driving
BRT Bus Accident: LASG Arraigns Truck Dr...

BRT Bus Accident: LASG Arraigns Truck Driver for Reckless Driving

The Lagos State Government, through the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Ministry of Justice on Friday arraigned the Dangote cement truck driver who was involved in the road accident that led to the death of four persons in Ikorodu. This contained in release by the Ministry  stated that... read more »

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Sanwo-Olu Declares Emergency on Lagos Roads, Rallies Julius Berger, HiTech, Others to Fix Damaged Roads

Sanwo-Olu Declares Emergency on Lagos Roads, Rallies Julius Berger, HiTech, Others to Fix ...

…Rehabilitation Work Begins On Monday …Appeals To Lagosians, Says I Feel Your Pains Lagos State Government has declared a state of emergency on various dilapidated highways and... read more »

Employees in Lagos are Stressed, Burned Out and Exhausted because of 'Hellish Traffic'

Employees in Lagos are Stressed, Burned Out and Exhausted because of ‘Hellish Traffi...

On 2nd August 2019, CNN published an article describing the state of traffic in Lagos, Nigeria and how that it was causing employees to burn out. A few months after that publication, things... read more »

Enforcement of Ban on Okada and Tricycle Operations in Lagos Island Commences

Enforcement of Ban on Okada and Tricycle Operations in Lagos Island Commences

The Lagos State Government on Monday commenced the enforcement of the ban on Okada and Tricycle operations within the Lagos Central Business District in accordance with Section 3 of the... read more »

New Policies on Okada to be Announced Soon – Sanwo-Olu

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has said that new policies that will regulate the operations of Okada in the state are underway. The Governor made this revelation... read more »

Two BRT Buses Involved in a Head-on Collision

Two BRT Buses Involved in a Head-on Collision

Two BRT buses were involved in a head-on collision on Monday at Asolo, Ikorodu road in Lagos while trying to avoid knocking down  Okada riders who were illegally plying the route. This was... read more »