Motorists Stranded On Lagos -Ibadan Expressway, Passengers Trek Long Distance

Many passengers and motorists were stranded on Saturday following the gridlock on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Passengers were seen trekking long distances to get to their destinations. FRSC and other agencies battled with the gridlock since Friday. Gistongist ¬†gathered that most motorists slept on the highway as a result of the traffic snarl, while FRSC and […]

Lagos-Ibadan Road Commissioning Delayed By Covid-19 – Minister Of Transportation

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has attributed delay in the commissioning of the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line to the increment in the number of coronavirus infections witnessed in many states of the federation in the past two weeks.   Mr Amaechi made this known while reviewing the performance of the Ministry in the past […]

Gas Leak Cause Panic On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Motorists on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway were stranded following a gas leak on Wednesday morning. The gas leakage was spotted in the Arepo region of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in a video posted on social media. This has caused residents and motorists to panic. The leakage is allegedly due to excavation work by Julius Berger staff working […]

Fuel Tanker Explodes In Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

A fuel tanker on Wednesday early morning, December 2 has exploded at the Magboro section of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The incident is said to have caused heavy traffic at Magboro, outward Lagos-Ibadan expressway keeping many commuters on standstill. According to the report, firefighters have arrived at the scene to contain the fire outbreak. It was […]

Protesters Block Lagos Ibadan Expressway

Hundred of youths on Tuesday morning poured out in some areas in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital and blocked the Ojoo end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in continuation of the #EndSARS protests rocking the country. The expressway was barricaded where those travelling to Oyo town and the northern part of the country would pass to […]

One Dead, Others Injured In Ibadan Expressway Accident

An accident has occurred on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, leaving one person dead and another four injured, as two trucks crashed into each other. Mr. Ojuoro Olusola, the Commander of the Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, the Mowe-Ibafo Divisional confirmed the accident to newsmen in Ota, Ogun State. Olusola said the accident, which happened at […]