Lagos State shuts Apapa roads, gives alternative routes

Lagos State shuts Apapa roads, gives alternative routes

The Lagos State Government has announced the closure of Creek Road from Mr Biggs to Warehouse road junction in Apapa area of the State.

The government on Friday explained that the closure was for construction by HITECH.

The Ministry of Transportation, in a statement, by Bolanle Ogunlola, Head, Public Affairs Unit, said that the closure commenced on Friday night.

It will remain shut until May 15.

Ogunlola said that the closure was in line with the State Government’s mandate to create an effective transportation system

“Motorists going to Liverpool/TinCan Ports from Wharf gate will be directed to Eleganza to connect Warehouse Road to access Trebor.

Marine Road, Oduduwa Road, Park Lane, Central and North Avenue will be available for motorists leaving the Tin-can Port area.

“Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) will deploy its personnel to manage and control traffic along the construction corridor, road diversion axis, intersections and junctions,” Ogunlola said.

She urged citizens to cooperate with the LASTMA officials by following all the directives given.

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