Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, while speaking at the 14th Annual Lecture of the Centre for Value in Leadership (CVL) held at Musan Centre in Onikan, Lagos State, with the theme titled ” Living Well Together, Tomorrow: the Challenge of Africa’s Future Cities”. Lagos State Governor later explained plot to face out Yellow Buses known as “Danfo” in Lagos State, for better transportation system in the Lagos metropolis.
He said, that became imperative so as to have Lagos state as true Mega City as it is being currently addressed. “Having motor cycles (Okada), tri-cycles and these yellow buses (Danfo) all over the city of Lagos does not potentially make the city Mega as original planned; and for this singular reason, those regular means of transportation shall be completely removed and replaced by modern means of transportation, this year”, Governor Ambode re-emphasized.
The Lagos state governor further reiterated that, though that the funds are not readily available but a remarkable method of investment should be adopted for this innovative plans to thrive.