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WATER TRANSPORT REVOLUTION: LAGFERRY Records 60000 Passengers Within 77 Days

Olaitan Nurudeen




Tuesday, 30:06:2020 – Historic!

  • 77th Day of Operation
  • 1,822 Hours of Operation
  • 2,617 Cumulative Numbers of Trips
  • 73,623km Distance Covered
  • 60,054 Passengers Commuted.

Today, marking the 77th operational day spanning 4-months of February, March, May, and June, at exactly 5:36pm, LAGFERRY commuted her 60,000th passenger in the person of MRS. CAROLINE ATEBOH on the CMS/MARINA to IKORODU route aboard MV BABATUNDE FASHOLA.

This historic moment is recorded after Mr. Governor, Babajide Sanwoolu launched the commercial operation of the re-energized Lagos Ferry Services on the 4th of February 2020.

The MD/CEO of LAGFERRY, Hon. Abdoulbaq Ladi Balogun, in his remark after achieving this great historic feat said that this day would not have occur without the support of the state government, his hardworking team and particularly all Lagosians who have embraced water transportation and patronising LAGFERRY.

“We got to this inspiring level with the passionate support and steady commitment of Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu and his result-oriented team to deepen water transportation system as a reliable and safe mode for Lagosians; the collaborative supports of LASWA, NIWA and cooperation of all stakeholders particularly, our esteemed PASSENGERS.”

“LAGFERRY will continue sailing you safely For a greater Lagos” he added.

In order to commemorate this day, the person that made the 60000th passenger was awarded with a gift by the LAGFERRY boss. She thanked the management and disclosed her commitment to keep traveling with the state’s owned ferry company because of its safety.

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Nurudeen Olaitan is a Linguist, Teacher, and Adventurer. He is Passionate about Sport, Travelling, Writing, & Politics. He puts Humanity above anyone or anything & hold Honesty and Integrity in high esteem.Reach him via or @nurdeanO on Twitter


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