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Making The Best Of Lagos Traffic!

A city that never sleeps; was a popular phrase, by one of my uncles, who virtually spent over twenty years as a resident in Lagos. He has retired now after 35years of dedicated civil service. A city, I always dreamt of as a kid, heard of on the News and read on the pages of … Continue reading Making The Best Of Lagos Traffic!

Bus Breakdowns and Manic Motorcyclists

Jerry and Solo are sitting at a table in silence in Pangolo Junction, a down-at-heel, somewhat disreputable drinking joint. As usual, the atmosphere is raucous and noisy, with loud background music, and arguments going off like firecrackers. But our duo’s minds is on other things; every now and then, one of them either looks towards … Continue reading Bus Breakdowns and Manic Motorcyclists

True Nigerian Transport Stories – Episode 1

True Nigerian Transport Stories – Episode 1

These stories are true life experiences i’ve had while in Public Transport on our beloved Nigerian Roads. Although its based on true occurrences, poetic license is used where necessary. Its late Saturday morning and I decided to embark on a journey from location 1 (my house) to location 4 (my destination). There are also locations 2 … Continue reading True Nigerian Transport Stories – Episode 1