Lagos Plans Efficient Transport System

Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, has stated that his administration is working towards ensuring an efficient transport system, involving the state’s road, water and rail network.

The governor, who was represented by his deputy, Mrs. Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, during the launching of the new electronic ticketing system (e-ticket) for Bus Rapid Transit scheme, under the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority, added that commuters would pay as low as N20 for short distance journey under the new system

He also stated that the development was to make transportation system via BRT buses easier for both operators and users.

The governor described the e-ticket system as the first of its kind in Nigeria and an improvement on its intra-model transportation system.

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