The Lagos State Police Command has announced the temporal shut down of Ahmadu Bello Way in Victoria Island due to the incessant flood.
According to a statement made available to newsmen on Saturday, The Lagos State Police said it would like to inform members of the public that the Ahmadu Bello way in Victoria Island is temporarily closed.
The statement which was signed by ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole Police Public Relations Officers, Lagos state police command Ikeja, on behalf of the Stateâ€™s Commissioner of Police, stated that
â€œDue to the heavy down pour, motorist plying route like Ahmadu Bello way in Victoria Island and other areas prone to flood which has caused traffic grid lock in the state are advised to take alternative route made available by the traffic officials.
â€œThis is because the flood in the area has caused us to temporarily block the road for safety.
â€œWe would like the public to note that the relevant traffic and security agencies are on ground to secure the safety of road users in the state.â€