18 Roads To Shut Down During President Buhari’s Visit To Lagos

President Muhammadu Buhari is to visit Lagos State on Saturday, February 9, as part of his 2019 reelection campaign.

According to The Cable News, the campaign rally will hold at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere.

Over 100,000 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are expected to attend the rally according to the chairman of the transport committee on Buhari’s campaign visit to the state Demola Seriki.

The president is also expected to visit the Oba of Lagos palace.

As a result of the visit movement would be diverted on major roads.

Demola Seriki said :

“Alaka (by Lanre Shittu Motors) on the service lane, inwards stadium will be closed to traffic, while vehicles will be diverted to the stadium bridge on the main carriage way.

Shitta, inwards stadium, will be closed to traffic and vehicles diverted to Adeniran Ogunsanya street or Akerele extension. Traffic from barracks to stadium on Funsho Williams avenue will be diverted to stadium bridge on the main carriage way to Alaka.”

The major roads where traffic diversions will occur include:

  • Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere
  • Lawanson/Itire /Tejuosho Road
  • Apapa/Costain Road
  • Abebe Village
  • Eric Moore Road
  • Eko Bridge/Apongbon
  • Marina Road
  • Ikorodu Road
  • Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way
  • Old Toll Gate/Third Mainland Bridge/Obalende
  • Airport Road
  • Oshodi-Oworonshoki Expressway
  • Agege Motor Road
  • Jibowu
  • Yaba/Muritala Mohammed Way Iddo/Otto
  • Herbert Macaulay Way
  • Adekunle
  • Ijora Olopa

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