In line with the Nigerian Railway Modernization Project (Lagos-Ibadan section) with extension to Lagos Port at Apapa, the Lagos State Government will be closing down PWD Level Crossing on Saturday, 7th March, 2020 from 6:00pm to 6:00am the next day for the laying of track within Ikeja axis.
According to a Statement from the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, Alternative routes have been provided for road users to utilize during the course of the construction.
Motorists plying PWD level Crossing will be diverted to Ashade Underpass, by Idimongoro to join Ikeja Along or climb Airport Bridge by Ikeja General Hospital to link Oshodi Motorway to ensure reaching their various destinations with ease.
Road users are advised to comply with the Traffic directions to minimize inconvenience in movement.
The closure has been slated at this time, to ensure there is smooth and uninterrupted flow of work on the rail tracks.
Lagos State Government is hereby appealing to residents of the State, especially motorists that ply these corridors to bear with us, as the project is aimed at achieving a seamless multi modal transport system that will meet the transportation needs of a larger population.