Fatal Motor Accident In Ajah, Youths Barricade Road In Protest (PHOTOS, TWEETS)

Fatal Motor Accident In Ajah, Youths Barricade Road In Protest (PHOTOS, TWEETS)

By Ekemini Ekwere | News Reporter on March 5, 2014
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Admiralty Circle Toll Gate at Lekki-Ekpe Expressway

There has been a serious accident has occurred at Ilaje Bus Stop at Lekke -Epe Expressway on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.

An eye witness who spoke to The Trent said a driver knocked down a pedestrian at the busy bus stop at about 8 a.m which caused a lot of traffic jam.

According to reports, the pedestrian was killed in the accident. A lot of fatal accidents have occurred in this area in recent times.

Youths in the community came out to protest the frequent accidents that have claimed many lives, insisting the government should build a pedestrian bridge.

The Ilaje youths have mounted roadblocks on both lanes, leaving all motorists at a stand still.

There is no movement as the youths insist governor Fashola must show up to address the crowd, and make a firm promise to construct a pedestrian bridge to end the frequent accidents that occur in the same spot.

Traffic is building all the way from Abraham Adesanya down to Ilaje.

 

1 COMMENT

  1. Something should be done urgently because road accident on this particular road is too frequent.A goood government should stand up and hear the cry of its people and building an overhead pedestrian bridge is the only solution.

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