LCC announces date to resume tolls on Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge

Lekki Concession Company Limited (LCC) has announced plans to resume operations at the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge Toll Plaza by April 1. According to an announcement in The Nation newspaper on Monday, LCC managing director Yomi Omomuwasan said motorists would be offered a free two-week ticket. The announcement comes 18 months after the toll plaza was closed due to police brutality during the October 2020 #EndSARS protest in the state. The protest took a deadly turn on the night of October 20, when some protesters were shot at the Lekki toll booth, also operated by LCC, by nigerian army. In its report released on November 15, the panel set up by the state government said nine people were killed at the Lekki tollbooth, while several other protesters were shot, maimed, injured and assaulted. “The toll will begin on April 1, 2022, but travelers traveling through the corridor will not have to pay any toll during the first two weeks until April 15, 2022, since this period would be free for all motorists who transit. over the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge. Omomuwasan said in the newspaper ad. “The resumption of services at the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge Toll Plaza, according to LCC Managing Director Yomi Omomuwasan, comes after extensive consultation and support from key organizations, including residents’ associations, traditional rulers and community leaders, professional bodies. , as well as the Government of the State of Lagos”. ALSO READ: LCC Announces Toll Plan for Lekki Toll Mr. Omomuwasan said that new technologies and innovations have been introduced to make passages at Toll Plaza smoother and faster for commuters. “We are replacing old toll devices with upgraded ones for faster performance at the toll plaza,” he said. “The new devices have been configured to sync with the recently updated toll systems and will improve functionality while enabling a better Toll Plaza experience. “Devices can be installed at any of the LCC Customer Service Centers at Admiralty Circle Toll Plaza, Conservation Toll Plaza, or Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge. They can also be delivered to customers’ preferred location, while the devices would only be installed in the vehicle by authorized LCC personnel.” Read More Related News Here Let here it in the comment below if you do have an opinion on this; LCC announces date to resume tolls on Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge