The Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has called on Nigerians to be safety conscious whenever they need to drive across the rail track as train ran into two car in Oshodi, Lagos State He disclosed this while visited the scene of the accident in the company of the Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi on Monday, he said this accident should strengthen their resolve to prevent a reoccurrence.
According to him, “It is regrettable that this happened on the day stakeholders reached a consensus to close the gates into the arena. This is one of the concerns we have raised about commuters’ safety around the area. He added that if there is slow movement of vehicles at any railway bypass, there’s need to keep a safe distance from the rail tracks. “We have rolled out advocacy on this and we will continue to intensify efforts. The safety of the people is paramount”.