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Lagos Rail Line to commence passenger operation in 2022

Lagos Rail Line to commence passenger operation in 2022 The Lagos Rail Mass Transit (LRMT) Blue Line Rail project has received a new lease following an agreement with Alstom SA of France to bring the mass transit project to passenger operation in 2022. Following a comprehensive review of the rail project, which ought to have […]

Lagos’ NMT most innovative, gets 200,000 Euros Grant

Lagos quest for implementing a Non-Motorised Transport system has received a boost of 200,000 Euros from German Government backed Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative (TUMI). The grant was received Tuesday night by LAMATA’s Deputy Director, Corporate and Investment Planning, Mr. Uthman Obafemi Shitta-Bey and Corporate Legal Secretary, Mrs. Seun Sonoiki in Leipzig, Germany. In an email […]

LAMATA is BRT Regulator not Operator

The Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) has explained the need for Lagosians to understand its role as the midwife of an intermodal integrated transport system for Lagos and the mega city region. In a statement released recently, LAMATA said the explanation has become necessary following misconception by members of the public that it is […]