Tag: Apapa

Sanwo-Olu vows to tackle Apapa gridlock

Lagos state government says it will begin operations involving a team of dedicated officers from Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASMA, and policemen from Area B to take over traffic control in Apapa. Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday embarked on a fact-finding visit to Apapa Ports to ascertain[Read More…]

Breaking: Fire engulfs petroleum storage tank in Apapa

  A petroleum storage tank at a depot in Marina beach, Apapa has caught fire.  NewsWireNGR gathered from eyewitnesses that the fire has been on for over an hour and the tank belongs to Oando PLc.  The cause of the fire is yet to be known, but Federal Fire Service[Read More…]

All roads and bridges in Apapa will be completed in October says Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Government says all roads and bridges under construction in Apapa, will be completed by October. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu gave the assurance on Sunday during an inspection tour of roads and bridges under construction in Apapa area of Lagos. Sanwo-Olu said the traffic gridlocks experienced in the axis[Read More…]

We have cleared Apapa gridlock says presidential task force

The Presidential Task Team (PTT) on the enforcement of discipline in Apapa, on Tuesday, insisted that the system it developed has rid the ports and community in the area of gridlock. Executive Vice Chairman of the team, Comrade Kayode Opeifa, said what was required to restore full normalcy in the[Read More…]

Nigerian Police Warn That Insurgents Are Planning To Bomb Apapa Seaport

Western Ports Command of the Nigeria Police has raised the alarm over threat by the Boko Haram sect to bomb Lagos, with the nation’s seaport in Apapa as its likely target. Commissioner of Police in charge of the Western Ports Command, Mrs Hilda Ibifuro-Harrison stated this at the inauguration of[Read More…]

Four Killed, Two Banks Burnt As Blast Rocks Lagos

No fewer than four people were feared killed as blast rocks Lagos tank farm . It was Pandemoniun as car explosion hit fuel depot in at the ever busy Creek Road,  Apapa, Lagos … People were thrown into confusion Wednesday night, as to what would have led to the Loud explosion, eyewitness who[Read More…]