Lagos traffic congestion: Ambode approves construction of a third flyover bridge

In an effort by Governor Ambode to reduce traffic on Lagos roads, the Lagos state government on Wednesday August 17, 2016 announced in a press briefing at Alausa, its plans to build a multi-faceted Fly-over Bridge in the popular Pen Cinema junction in Agege.

The Pen Cinema Fly-over is the third fly-over that will be constructed by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration and would be completed within 18 to 24 months. The fly-over which will be about 700meters long would be constructed from Oba Ogunji via Ijaiye Road into Agunbiade.

The press briefing also disclosed that the government will commence from October, 2016 the deployment of 13,000 Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Cameras and an additional 6,000 street lights and security sensors for surveillance and crime prevention across the State.

 

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