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Lagos Builds 300-seater Bus Stop, Jetty In Ikoyi

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The Lagos State Government said it would construct a 300-seater bus stop at Obalende area that would make commuters convenient while waiting to board state-owned buses.

lagos_brt_bus_stopsThe Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, said this on Sunday while inspecting the project and the Osborne Jetty Terminal, Ikoyi.

Hamzat said that the project would be completed in three months, and that it was part of the Obalende Transformation Initiative of the government.

He explained that the Obalende Bridge would also be expanded into two lanes to cater for heavy traffic volume in the area.

Also speaking, Mr George Ogbemudia, an engineer in the Office of Infrastructure of the Ministry, said the project would be constructed at 10 different bus shelters and designated queuing spots.

“The sitting arrangement is for 300 passengers per time and we have the queuing arrangement and we have 10 different bus shelters for different destinations, “ he said.

Mr Adeola Olatubosun, Project Engineer, Osborne Jetty Terminal, told the commissioner that about 18,000 square metres of land was needed to build a car park that would accommodate 74 cars.

Olatubosun said the ground floor of the terminal, which was almost completed, was for arrival and departure of passengers, adding that it had eateries, toilets and other facilities which were duplicated on the top floor.

“The ground floor of the terminal is for arrival and departure of passengers with ticketing offices, eatery and toilets.

“Mechanical installations are ongoing. Also, the installation of vehicular ramps and the suspended ceilings and mosaic tiles are being put in place.

“There is adequate provision for the physically challenged. We are going to put pedestrian ramps for the physically challenged, “ he said.

Olatubosun said that when completed, the jetty would enable residents to ferry their cars to any part of the state.

He said that the project would be completed in October, adding that it would link Ipakodo and Badore jetties in Ikorodu Local Government Area of the state.

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“If I die, I die” – Actress Nazo Ekezie shoots her shot at Don Jazzy

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Nollywood actress, Nazo Ekezie has boldly declared interest in starting a relationship with Don Jazzy.

Nazo shared a photo of the Mavin records boss on Instagram and wrote: “I’m shooting my shot….. if I die… I die. @donjazzy I don’t know if you remember I met you the other day at imax lekki…… me I’m not slim… so I will never ever stress you about loosing weight…. I like you like this please let’s go on a date @donjazzy happy birthday my crush.”

Reacting to the post, Don Jazzy wrote “Kai Oya let’s set the date o. I will definitely love to. Thanks a lot ❤️”

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Reekado Banks Trashes His Song With Wizkid After He Called Him A Fool

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Recall that Wizkid lost his cool on Reekado Banks a few weeks ago after he took to his Twitter page to promote his song while the whole of Nigeria was protesting against the brutalities from the police.

Wizkid called Reekado a fool and ask him to pull the post down since it wasn’t the right time. Reekado on the other hand, out of anger, has trashed his song with Wizkid from his collections of songs.

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Nigerian man proposes to his girlfriend with fleets of drones (video)

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A Nigerian man has won the heart of his lovely girlfriend after proposing in a spectacular way.

Tolulope Fatunbi, the founder of Quadrev LLC made a grand proposal to the love of his life using a fleet of drones flying in the air with one carrying the ring to her.

The act has left many tongues wagging on social media.

Watch video below:

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