The Lagos State Governor presented the Year 2017 Budget proposal of ₦813bn to the House of Assembly at the end of November 2016. The Governor christened the 2017 budget as “The Golden Jubilee Budget” as it coincides with the State’s […]
In August 2016, the Lagos State Government explained that the 4th (Ikate/Elegushi), 5th (Jakande) and 8th (VGC) roundabouts would be removed in a bid to decongest chronic traffic typically seen on the Lekki-Epe Express way. Once removed, the plan is […]
The Lagos State Government (LASG) has assured that the ongoing Lagos-Badagry Expressway Expansion project will be completed before the end of 2019. The project includes a 10-lane road expansion with a provision for rail. Speaking on this, Governor Ambode explained that despite it […]
Africa’s first modern electrified railway was launched on Wednesday October 5, 2016 in a grand inauguration ceremony in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The rail lines connecting the capitals of Ethiopia and Djibouti are about 752.7km long, moving at a speed of approximately 120km/h. It […]
The Chinese Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) has stated that they have received a provisional letter approving their bid to build a 4 line light Rail system in Kano state in the Northwest area of Nigeria. The project is said to cost about $1.851bn […]
Published: September 2015; Updated: August 2016. Name: Zenith Car Park; Use: Car Park; Built Up Area: 18,000sqm; Location: 3 – 9 Molade Okoya Thomas Street, Victoria Island – Lagos; Contractors: Elalan; Architects: ACCL; Expected Completion: Q3:2016. In 2014, Zenith Bank embarked on […]
Road and bridge projects in the approved 2016 budget will cost Nigeria N132.4 billion as research from Afrinvest shows. See the infographic below for a breakdown of the projects, their locations and costs.
In late May 2016, the Lagos State Government (LASG) laid out plans for the regeneration of Oshodi into a world class Central Business District (CBD). These plans will begin with the construction of a Transport Interchange that will consolidate the 13 […]