Travel Advisory: LASTMA Announces Measures to Ease Lekki-Epe Expressway Traffic
Posted By Town Crier News Nigeria
Published By Fitness Network Communication’s
The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has issued a travel advisory, announcing measures to reduce congestion and delay along the Lekki-Epe Expressway.
A statement from the media unit of the authority, made available to the National Association of Online Security News Publishers (NAOSNP), advised residents and stakeholders to adhere to the measures so as to restore sanity on the axis.
The statement in details:
In order to ease congestion and reduce delay along Lekki-Epe Expressway, the Lagos State Government, as part of the solutions, has, commencing from 8.00am, Saturday, 20th August, 2022, provided some measures as follows:
1) The intersection in front of VGC will be permanently closed, hence motorists driving from Ikota Shopping Mall/VGC inwards Ajah *will only be able to make a U-turn* just before 2nd Toll Plaza (Conservation Toll Gate).
2) The newly constructed U-Turn in front of Landmark Centre will be opened to vehicular traffic, hence motorists coming from Mega Chicken / Eleganza will now be able to make a U-turn only at the Landmark Centre.
Residents, stakeholders and travellers along that axis are enjoined to adhere to these new regulations/guidelines so as to restore order/sanity, and improve the travel time.
Note that security and law enforcement personnel will be deployed to secure lives and property, manage and control traffic for all road users so as ensure compliance with the new traffic order.