The Federal Government on Monday the suspension of work on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway owing to the Eid-el-Kabir holiday.
This was announced in a statement by the Federal Controller of Works in Lagos State, Olukorede Kesha.
In the statement, Kesha, an Engineer, said the suspension of work on the ever-busy road would be from June 27 to July 2, 2023.
Kesha said: “Due to the recent heavy traffic flow being experienced on the Lagos Shagamu route in the last couple of days, the inclement weather conditions, the forthcoming Eid Kabir & the advice of the traffic management team deployed to manage traffic-related issues on the project, construction activities on this ever busy & very important highway will be suspended from Tuesday, 27th of June to Sunday, 2nd of July, 2023.
“This is to allow travelers easy passage during the Eid holiday & minimise the discomfort during this very important period.
“Travelers are advised to cooperate with Traffic Management Team deployed on the highway to manage traffic.
“Wishing everyone happy Eidel Kabir celebrations.”
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