Gov. Sanwo-Olu Approves free BRT ride on for Residents on Christmas and New Year

The Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved free Bus Rapid Transit, BRT, corridors ride to residents of this states on Christmas and New Year day.




According to Engr. Abimbola Akinajo, through Assistant Director, Corporate Communication,Kolawole Ojelabi, the Free bus commuter services would be offered to residents on the Ikorodu to TBS, Oshodi to Abule Egba and Lagos Badagry Expressway BRT corridors on both days.



The statement which contained the official announcement, stated that the free commuter bus services were being offered to residents in the spirit of joy, love and peace which the season of Christmas signifies. The statement reads in part;




“Mr. Governor is convinced that the best way to end the year and begin a new one is with hope, having faced many hardships during 2021. Lagosians must therefore enter the New Year, which promises to change and improve commuter experience, in comfort. –


“The Governor has given his promise for the commencement of passenger operations on the first two phases of the state’s rail lines – Blue and Red line.


He has demonstrated this commitment to the completion of both rail lines by sourcing funds for their completion and provision of rolling stock.


“What is therefore expected of us is to support him so that we are able to realize his vision,” Akinajo stated.


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