Lagos Traffic radio introduces traffic diary

Luqmon Balogun, Lagos


Lagos Traffic Radio has commenced the provision of traffic information for motorists in Lagos State.

These include major roads housing, events centers, where series of events are being held so that motorists can plan their journeys and reduce travel time.

In a statement issued by the General Manager of the Station, Tayo Akanle, “the move is in a bid to address traffic gridlock and help motorists in Lagos to make informed decision when navigating the roads”.

The statement says that the programme tagged, “Events Traffic Dairy” was to assist motorists plan their routes especially as the festive period with its attendant consequences such as increase in vehicular movements and celebrations.

It stressede that relevant stakeholders have been engaged towards having a seamless provision of this information.

While urging motorists to take advantage of this information, the statement mentioned that the initiative is within the ambit of the Station’s mandate which is to provide traffic information on all modes of transportation in the State and beyond.

It, however, urged motorists to always obey traffic laws as this forms part of the Traffic Management and Transportation components of Themes’ developmental  Agenda of Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s Administration in the State.


Sammie Idika