Julius Berger plc, has been contracted to reconstruct the Lagos�Badagry Expressway, has started with preliminary work on the project, Business Day reports
The Lagos State Government, last month,�released N10 billion (US$67 million)�to Julius Berger as a mobilisation fee for the first phase of the project.
The firm has commenced with soil tests on the road and actual construction work is expected to start by September this year.
Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola, the Lagos State government decided to set a film city project in a peaceful, beautiful part of the state, Gberefu village in Badagry and was seen by the government as the ideal place.
A committee on the Lagos Film City and Energy City projects was set up, and in January this year, the committee held a meeting with those considered as stakeholders in the film project.
Its to be 765 hectare development
Planned to be the 1st fully integrated business hub for oil and gas in African continent
Will consist of residential developments and a diverse mix of companies providing support services for the oil and gas industry
The project will have two zones, namely: Zone 1 & Zone 2.
Marlon Jackson�My Mission to Badagry
Tue. 17 March 2009.
(Made a dramatic visit to Badagry in 2008, and MJ was also planning a trip to Bagadry after his London concert, before his death).
�World's only Jackson's Memorabilia Display to be located in (The Jackson Music Pavilion) in the African History Museum. Marlon Jackson of the world famous Jackson Five/Jacksons is planning to bring some of his memorabilia to be on display in The Jacksons Music Pavilion.
This music pavilion will be the first of its kind, dating from the beginning of music, capturing the true essence of African music��Sourced
Badagry (Traditionally Agbadarigi) is a coastal town and local Government Area (LGA) in Lagos State. It is situated between Metropolitan Lagos, and the border with Benin Republic. As of the preliminary 2006 census results, the municipality had a population of 241,093. NEIGHBORHOOD
Whispering Palms Resort
West African gas plant project (Wilbros and Chevron)
Alaba International Market
ASPAMDA (Trade fair complex)
Agbara Industrial Estate
Balogun Market (Trade fair complex)
Introductory Price: N600,000/plot - Actual price N750,000/plot. Commercial N750,000/plot - Actual price N900,000. Reserve area N2.5million/plot - Actual price N3m/plot