Saturday, March 28, 2020

Lagos closes Jibowu, Yaba crossing for railway project

The Lagos State Government will be closing down Jibowu and Yaba level crossing for the laying of track on the right side along the level crossings of the aforementioned.

According to a Statement from the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, Jibowu Level Crossing will be closed down on Saturday March 28 from 6.00PM to 6.00AM of Sunday March 29 and also from 6.00PM Sunday March 29, 6.00AM Monday March 30, 2020.

In the same vein, Yaba level crossing will be closed down on Tuesday March 31, from 6:00AM to 6:00PM of the same day.

Alternative routes have been provided for road users to utilize during the course of the closure. Motorists plying Jibowu axis will be diverted to Ilupeju, Ogunmokun and Yaba Crossing to access Mushin Road, Oshodi and Surulere.

Subsequently, when Jibowu Crossing is opened for use, Yaba will be closed and motorists will be diverted to Jibowu Level Crossing.