Lagos State Government says it’s diverting visitors leaving and coming into the Surulere Stadium from 12 midday on Thursday.
This is forward of the FIFA 2022 World Cup Qualifying match between Nigeria and the Central African Republic billed for five: 00 pm.
In an announcement, the Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde revealed that automobiles shall be barred from accessing Surulere from Teslim axis from 12: 00 midday, together with the service lane inbound the National Stadium from Alaka and Teslim Balogun Stadium from Ojuelegba.
Motorists heading in direction of Costain, Lagos Island from Masha/kilo, and Surulere are suggested to make use of Adeniran Ogunsanya or Bode Thomas to hyperlink Iponri or Eric Moore to entry their locations or alternately make the most of Adelabu to attach Babs Animashaun/Eric Moore axis to hyperlink Brewery and entry Costain or Eko Bridge.
In the identical vein, motorists can use the aforementioned path to entry Surulere from Lagos Island. Motorists heading in direction of Ikorodu Road from Surulere are additionally suggested to utilize Akerele to hyperlink Ogunlana Drive inwards Itire highway and join Ojuelegba to their locations.
The Commissioner assured that the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) alongside safety companies shall be on the bottom to make sure seamless visitors move.
He harassed that the cooperation of the Surulere group and all different motorists that ply the affected axis is significant to ease the move of visitors.
It can be recalled that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) had proposed to stage three Super Eagles World Cup dwelling qualifying matches in Lagos State.
The first of the collection happened on Friday third September, 2021 between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Lone Stars of Liberia.