Nigeria: Tales of Agony On Lagos-Badagry Road

[This Day]The reconstruction of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway into a 10-super-highway, complete with light rail, is taking longer than even the Lagos State Government that is championing this laudable project anticipated. Financing is not going as planned and the government is not getting support from any other source within the country either. All of a sudden, there is a growing sense of despondency among residents on that axis of the city, which is also felt by those who do business out there, writes Bennett Oghifo