LASTMA issues travel advisory ahead of APC rally on Tuesday
The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has issued a travel advisory ahead of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign rally on Tuesday, February 21. LASTMA General Manager, Bolaji Oreagba said in a statement that the campaigners that would be making their way to the venue would include the APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu; party stalwarts; party faithful; and supporters. The APC leaders will travel from the local airport through Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Maryland; Ikorodu Road (Idi-Iroko, Anthony, Obanikoro, Onipanu, Fadeyi), Jibowu, Empire, Moshalashi, Ojuelegba, Barracks, arriving at the stadium. The traffic management agency provided alternative routes for affected commuters. The statement read; LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENTMINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATIONTRAVEL ADVISORYALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC) PRESIDENTIAL MEGA RALLY SLATED FOR TUESDAY, 21ST FEBRUARY, 2023 AT TESLIM BALOGUN STADIUM, SURULERE, LAGOS.As a result of the above stated, there will be a procession of APC Presidential Candidate, Party Stalwarts, Party Faithful and Supporters from the Local Airport to Stadium through Mobolaji Bank Anthony WayMarylandIkorodu Road (Idi-Iroko, Anthony, Obanikoro, Onipanu, Fadeyi)Jibowu EmpireMoshalashiOjuelegbaBarracksStadium.Hence, Motorists are advised to make use of the following alternative routes during the procession:1.FROM LOCAL AIRPORT TO MARYLAND, USE:Kodesoh Obafemi Awolowo WayKudirat Abiola Way (Old Oregun Road)Ojota Maryland and connect destination2.FROM LOCAL AIRPORT TO KETU-MILE 12, USE:KodesohObafemi Awolowo Way Secretariat Road-> Mobolaji Johnson Avenue (7-Up) Ojota InterchangeKetu and connect destinationWhile the procession holds on the Main Carriage Way on Ikorodu Road, the Service Lane will be available for use by the Motorists without any hassle.In addition, in order to reduce inconvenience and travel time before and during the procession/rally, Motorists can make use of the following:IKORODU TO LAGOS /LAGOS-IBADAN EXPRESSWAY TO LAGOS/OSHODI, USE:Old Toll GateAlapereOgudu Iyana OworoThird Mainland Bridge and connect destinationAPAPA-OSHODI EXPRESSWAY TO LAGOS, USE:OshodiBridgeAnthony BridgeGbagada Iyana OworoThird Mainland bridge to connect destinationOJUELEGBA SURULERE, USE:Lawanson -Itire RoadOgunlanaDrive AkereleShittaRoundabout(a) Adeniran OgunsayaBode Thomas(b) MashaAdelabuCensus Babs AnimashaunBode Thomasor (DoyinEric MooreAbebe Village (Nigerian Breweries)Costain and connect destination(c)Masha KiloCOSTAINSURULERE USE:(a)CostainiponriIponri Estate Bode Thomas and connect destination(b)CostainAbebe VillageEric MooreDoyinBode Thomas OR Babs Animashaun (Babs Animaghaun CensusAdelabu)Masha) and connect destinationIn order to reduce inconvenience, travel time, and ensure safety and security of all road users, adequate security and law enforcement personnel will be deployed along the entire dedicated routes to the stadium and alternative roads.So, we humbly seek the support and cooperation of all road users, and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.Signed:Mr. Bolaji Oreagba,General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority,(LASTMA)19th February, 2023.ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC) PRESIDENTIAL MEGA RALLY SLATED FOR TUESDAY, 21ST OF FEBRUARY, 2023 AT TESLIM BALOGUN STADIUM, SURULERE, LAGOS.Consequent upon the procession of APC Presidential Candidate and his Party Stalwarts, Party Faithful and Supporters from the Local Airport to Stadium, it is hereby advisable for all party faithful and supporters attending the rally to make use of the following alternative routes to the venue (Teslim Balogun Stadium):1.Third Mainland BridgeAdeniji Adele InterchangeCarter Bridge (Idumota Bridge) Ijora Olopa by LAWMA HeadquartersEko BridgeAlakaStadium2.FROM AGEGE MOTOR ROAD USE:Jibowu Herbert Macaulay WayAdekunleThird Mainland BridgeAdeniji Adele InterchangeCarter Bridge (Idumota Bridge) Ijora Olopa by LAWMA HeadquartersEko BridgeAlakaStadium3.FROM APAPA-OSHODI EXPRESSWAY (ITIRE, OKOTA, AMUWO ODOFIN, LAGOS BADAGRY EXPRESSWAY), USE:OrileIganmu BridgeCostainIponriAlaka StadiumDesignated Car Parks at the Stadium are available to promote orderliness and free flow of traffic (human and vehicular traffic) in and around the venue.We seek your cooperation and support before, during the rally while assuring you of adequate deployment of security and law enforcement personnel along these routes to reduce discomfort, improve journey time and enhance protection of lives and property.THANK YOU.Signed:Mr. Bolaji Oreagba,General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority,(LASTMA)19th February, 2023.The post LASTMA issues travel advisory ahead of APC rally on Tuesday appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.