Components of Lagos State had been, on Friday, ravaged by flood after heavy rainfall that lasted for hours, leading to gridlocks in most components of the state until Saturday morning.
The rain that lasted hours particularly within the Lagos Island space left most roads flooded whereas staff had been stranded as they had been unable to entry their automobiles after the shut of labor in a number of parking tons alongside the Marina axis of Lagos.
As of Saturday morning, the gridlock lingers with heavy vehicular motion outward Lagos. Vacationers for the Sallah celebration had been left stranded across the Berger axis as a result of gridlock.
Flooding is frequent in Lagos, a coastal metropolis residence to over 20 million individuals.
Regardless of authorities efforts to assemble drainages and advise towards dumping refuse in them, flooding is sort of sure throughout heavy rainfall.
On Thursday, the state authorities stated it was stepping up cleansing of canals – blocked by human refuse – in 4 native authorities areas.