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    Tolling Akure-Ikere Ekiti road: A public policy fiasco

Tolling Akure-Ikere Ekiti road: A public policy fiasco

News came out the other that the Federal Government has granted approval to Ondo and Ekiti Governors to fix Akure-Ikere Ekiti Road and to toll the road. If this is done that road will be the only tolled interstate road in Nigeria and the extremely poor people who live in Akure, Igoba. Iju, Ita Ogbolu, Ikere and further would have [...]

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    REVEALED: Lagos acquired LCC years before Lekki-Epe toll fare hike

REVEALED: Lagos acquired LCC years before Lekki-Epe toll fare hike

The Lagos state government acquired ownership of the Lekki Concession Company (LCC) and the Lekki-Epe expressway toll gate in December 2014, TheCable can report.The LCC had in February hiked the toll payable by vehicles plying the route, a move antagonistic to one of Lagos' stated reasons for the acquisition.In August 2013, the administration of ex-governor Babatunde Fashola had requested a [...]

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    Senate wants toll gates back on federal roads

Senate wants toll gates back on federal roads

‎The senate on Tuesday passed a motion seeking to restore toll gates on all federal roads.In the motion, Suleiman Nazif, a senator from Bauchi north, who sponsored it, expressed dismay over the state of roads in the country, saying they had become a "national shame and embarrassment".He said the re-establishment of toll‎ gates would solve "the nation's generally dilapidated road networks"."Besides [...]

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