Cars at 2022 Independence Day drive, Lagos new Perm Secs gets new Ford Edge SUVs, made-in-Kano “Keke”, Lagos to construct new airport, news in the past week.
Cars At 2022 Independence Day Drive And Show
This year’s 2022 Independence Day Drive and Show in Lagos had classic cars that once ruled Nigerian roads on display. The event, dubbed Independence Day Car Show and Drive, was organized by The Classic Car Club of Nigeria.
Well maintained classic cars on display includes Land Rover, Morris Minor, Volkswagen Beetle and Pontiac Chieftain. Others are MG Midget, a Mercedes-Benz 200/230, Mercedes-Benz W115, Mercedes-Benz W201 (190 series sedan) and a 280 SE.
11 Newly Appointed Perm Secs Gets new Ford Edge SUVs
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu on Friday presented brand new official vehicles to the eleven Permanent Secretaries appointed on September 9, 2022.
The gesture is part of Lagos state government’s commitment to provide all necessary resources to make the appointees give their best in service delivery to the State.
The cars presented to the newly appointed Permanent Secretaries is a 2022 Ford Edge, a midsize two-row SUV that slots between the smaller Ford Edge and the three-row Ford Explorer.
Man Builds Tricycle “Keke” From Scratch In Kano
A Kano State-based young man, simply identified as Faisal, has been hailed for his creativity after constructing a tricycle, popularly known as ‘Keke Marwa‘, from scratch.
Trending photos shared shows how the locally-made tricycle, dubbed Faisalat, was developed from scratch – right from sketches in his studio to the complete movable three-wheeled vehicle.
LASG Set To Construct New Airport
The Lagos State Government (LASG) also announced plans to construct a new airport on the Lekki axis of the State. The proposed airport will be able to host about five million passengers yearly.
According to the Lagos State Government, the project is expected to take off in the year 2023. It will cater for a minimum of five million people yearly.