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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Apapa and the Failed Presidential Order – Thisdaylive

    Stakeholders who gathered last week to find solution to the intractable gridlock in Apapa not only identified deep-rooted corruption and operational deficiencies on the part of terminal operators, but also said allegations of extortion by policemen and members of the presidential task force have...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics One Shot, Scores Injured as Truck Drivers, NURTW Clash in Apapa – Thisdaylive

    The unending traffic gridlock in Apapa, Lagos State, reached a new level Thursday when a yet-to-be-identified truck driver was shot around Tin Can Island Port as hoodlums allegedly attacked truck drivers around Coconut bus stop on Apapa road. Also, scores of people who were attacked with...
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    Business Nigeria lost N6trn to Apapa gridlock – OPS – Newtelegraph

    The Organised Private Sector (OPS) has called for urgent infrastructure development at the Lagos ports, saying Nigeria had lost about N6 trillion across different sectors due to Apapa gridlock. The OPS, under the aegis of the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), said this at...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sanwo-Olu Backtracks on Promise to ‘Clear’ Apapa Gridlock – Olisa.tv

    Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos state governor, has beaten a retreat, saying he never promised to clear the notorious Apapa gridlock within his first 60 days in office. Sanwo-Olu made the clarification while addressing state house correspondents in Abuja on Tuesday... Read more via Olisa.tv –...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Apapa gridlock: Truck drivers flout presidential order as chaos persists – Vanguard News

    BARELY 48 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari extended the order for the evacuation of trucks and restoration of order in Apapa ports and its environs by two weeks, truck operators have continued to park indiscriminately, thereby, compounding traffic situation in the.... Read more via...
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    Metro Presidency Gives Task Force Two Weeks To Clear Apapa Gridlock – Tori News

    The Federal Government has extended by two weeks, the time given to the Presidential Taskforce on the Apapa traffic gridlock to resolve the matter following a request for extension by members of the taskforce and other stakeholders, Vanguard reports..... Read more via Tori News –...
  7. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria losing N10bn daily to Apapa gridlock –Experts – Newtelegraph

    As the Federal Government continues efforts to find a lasting solution to the Apapa gridlock, by implementing the Nigerian Ports Authority’s truck call-up system in the 3rd quarter of 2019, indications are that the Nigerian economy loses over N10 billion daily as the country .... Read more...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Apapa gridlock: NARTO tasks police on security of cargoes – TODAY.NG

    Sequel to the Apapa gridlock that has made container laden trucks vulnerable to vandals, Mohammed Inuwa, has advised the Nigeria Police to beam their search-light on container laden trucks..... Read more via TODAY.NG – https://ift.tt/2QfZIE0 Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Apapa Gridlock Persists One Month after Osinbajo’s Intervention – Thisdaylive

    More than one month after Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo visited the ports in Lagos and ordered a 72-hour joint operation by security operatives to clear the gridlock in and around the Apapa, very little progress appears to have been achieved in this regard. … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Business Apapa gridlock : Daily car sales drop by 92% – Berger motor dealers – Vanguard News

    The United Berger Auto Dealers Association has said that the number of vehicles sold daily has dropped by 92 percent from the level three years. Tokunbo (used) vehicles at the Apapa port…buyers nowhere in sight Disclosing this to Vanguard Maritime Report in … Read more via Vanguard News...
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    Business N72bn Apapa -Oshodi road project to be funded by Dangote tax payment – BusinessDay News

    The seventy two billion naira worth of contract for the reconstruction of the Apapa Oshodi expressway in Lagos which has continued to witness high trucks and container traffic within the metropolis is to be funded by future taxes paid by the Dangote group according … Read more via BusinessDay...
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    Business FG to Decentralise Ports to Ease Apapa Gridlock – Thisdaylive

    The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has promised that the federal government would decentralise the ports to ease the gridlock at Apapa Lagos State, adding that he would personally pursue the approval for the roads … Read more via Thisdaylive – https://ift.tt/2JWynTn Get more: Nigeria...
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    Business Three years on Apapa is rocket science for an APC government – BusinessDay

    When the then opposition All Progressives Party (APC) was desperately looking for the votes of Nigerians to win the 2015 general election, it went to town with all manner of promises, many of which remains unfulfilled till date, three years after coming to power. … Read more via BusinessDay ...
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    Metro Tank farms, port reforms cause Apapa gridlock- Police Boss – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Commissioner of Police, Lagos Command, Imohimi Edgal has assured Lagosians of evacuating long queues of trucks parked along the Oshodi-Apapa expressway. Many vehicles have been forced to stay on the bridges for weeks, due to lack of loading bays in tank … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...