The Lagos State Government has extended the closure of CMD Road, and the Access Road to Isheri-Olowora on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to twentieth August, in order to allow the completion of the ongoing construction by the Federal Government.
In a statement by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Abdulahfiz Toriola, the extension of the temporary closure was necessary to allow the casting of the retaining wall, facilitating of the run-off discharge point amongst other things.
Toriola said Motorists on Ojota Interchange would connect CMD Road through the access road after the Federal Ministry of Works’ Weighbridge to continue their journeys while Motorists on Doctor Nurudeen Olowopopo Drive are advised to connect CMD road by Otedola Estate. .
He urged those that are Isheri-Olowora bound, intending to exit the expressway via the Access before the Pedestrian Bridge at Berger bus stop, to make use of the next exit by New Garage to connect Isheri-Olowora.