The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has accredited free Bus Speedy Transit (BRT) rides for Lagos residents on Christmas and New 12 months days.
This disclosure is contained in an announcement issued by the Managing Director of Lagos Metropolitan Space Transport Authority (LAMATA), Mrs Abimbola Akinajo, on Friday in Lagos, based on LAMATA’s spokesman, Mr Kolawole Ojelabi.
Akinajo mentioned that Lagosians could be provided free bus commuter companies on the Ikorodu to TBS, Oshodi to Abule Egba and Lagos Badagry Expressway BRT corridors.
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Akinajo mentioned the bundle was provided within the spirit of pleasure, love and peace which Christmas signifies including that Governor Sanwo-Olu is satisfied that the easiest way to finish the 12 months and start a brand new one is with hope.
Akinajo in her assertion mentioned, “Lagosians should, due to this fact, enter the New 12 months, which guarantees to alter and enhance commuter expertise, in consolation.
“The governor has given his promise for the graduation of passenger operations on the primary two phases of the state’s rail traces – Blue and Purple line.
“He has demonstrated this dedication by the completion of each rail traces by sourcing funds for his or her completion and provision of rolling inventory.
“What’s due to this fact anticipated of us is to help him in order that we’re capable of realise his imaginative and prescient.’’
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In a associated growth, the Federal Authorities in collaboration with the Nigeria Railway Company (NRC), on Friday, introduced that it will likely be providing free prepare rides to residents through the yuletide season from December 24, 2021, to January 4, 2022.
The gesture by the federal government is to assist ease the motion of Nigerians through the festive interval in addition to ease the price of transportation through the interval