The Government of Lagos State has released a statement that the service lane inbound Maryland from the end of Gani Fawehinmi Park to the end of the second pedestrian bridge, Ojota will be partially shutdown for six weeks that started from Tuesday, November 17, 2020.
Dr Frederic Oladeinde, the State Commissioner for Transportation,said the shutdown is necessary to allow the contractor handling the stretch of the project from Ojota to Maryland to continue with the next phase of the construction, that involves the reconstruction of the Ikorodu road.
Vehicles coming from Ikeja axis are to use 7UP road through Billings way to link Oregun/Kudirat Abiola Way inbound Ikorodu road by Ojota bus stop.
Traffic inward Ojota Bus stop/Maryland from the Ibadan-Lagos Expressway could either proceed to Oworonshoki/Gbagada or descend the loop by Abiola Garden to connect Ikorodu road (inbound Ketu).
He disclosed that they could ascend the loop back to the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway through the loop beside LAMATA Office to access Ikorodu road to Ojota and that adequate road signs have been provided to guide motorists movement.