Tag Archives: Transportation

Minister Of Works & Housing Fashola Says Nigerian Roads Are Of ‘Universal Global Standard’

Babatunde Raji Fashola, the Minister of Works and Housing, has stated that the roads being constructed in the country are “constructed to a universal global standard.” According to Vanguard News, Fashola made this known while reeling out the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the transport sector on Tuesday November 24. “I  think we don’t have our standards, roads are constructed…

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Lagos’ Third Mainland Bridge To Be Shut Down For Six Months

The Federal Government has announced the shut down of the popular Third Mainland Bridge located in Lagos State for six months starting from Friday, July 24. According to Channels TV, the Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Olukayode Popoola confirmed the newest development in which he stated that consultations are ongoing for another phase of repair…

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Nigerians Reacts To Photos Of The New Alleged ‘Keke Napep’ Substitution For Lagos

According to online reports, it seems like new vehicles have surfaced to substitute commercial motorcycles aka Okada and tricycles aka Keke in Lagos, however, Nigerians are not impressed. This is coming weeks after the Lagos State government placed the controversial ban and further released a statement that there would be no going back on it.…

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MC Oluomo Warns Commercial Drivers Against Inflating Fares As Commuters Complain

After the Lagos State government have ban the use of Okada and Keke, the Lagos NURTW Boss, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya aka MC Olu-Omo has given a stern warning to commercial drivers not to extort Lagosians. The NURTW boss gave the warning in a statement on Monday, saying the warning became imperative following the complaints from members…

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Lagos State Government Imposes Outright Ban On Commercial Motorcycles (Okada) And Tricycles (Keke NAPEP)

From February 1st 2020, It’ll be illegal to operate commercial motorcycles popularly known as Okada and tricycles aka Keke NAPEP or Keke Maruwa. The Lagos State Government made this known to the public on Monday, 27th January 2020 through an press conference and their official Twitter handle. According to them, they’ve “wielded the big stick” against…

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OB Crush: Adetayo Bamiduro, Co-Founder Of MAX.ng

The co-founder of MAX.ng, Adetayo Bamiduro is our OB Crush this week. The techprenuer is one of the talented minds solving logistics problem in the metropolitan city of Lagos through his e-platform, Metro Africa Express. Along with his friend Chinedu Azodoh, the MIT Sloan alums, started MAX.ng (Metro Africa Express) in 2015, as a logistics company providing swift and…

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