Vigilant Report: Watch out for this large pothole when driving through Lawanson

by Chinedu Brown

Lawanson road in Surulere is currently in a bad shape, and it has been for more than a while. From Ogunlana section of the road down to pako bust-stop, the road is nothing but an eyesore.

There are deep potholes on the road.  They are large potholes because there are no more identifiable traces of asphalt on these spots. These potholes were caused mainly by the drainage network which has been obstructed from flowing freely due to refuse and waste blockage. This situation led to water flowing out into the road which often washes off the asphalt layer completely. There had been attempts by the Mushin Local Government to disilt the drainage, but that solve the damage that has already been done. A completely damaged section of the road washed off by water from the drainage can be seen opposite almost immediately after the Obele primary school. Commuters often had to slow down when driving through this large pothole which is few metres opposite school.

Another part of the road almost similar to this is at Total filling station junction in Lawanson, which has also been damaged by drainage water.

The Lagos state government need to carry out a comprehensive repair on the road to avoid further damage.

11 COMMENTS

  1. This is very interesting, You are a very skilled blogger.
    I’ve joined your feed and look forward to seeking more of your magnificent post.
    Also, I have shared your web site in my social networks!

  2. I was recommended this website by my cousin. I am not sure whether this post is written by him as
    nobody else know such detailed about my problem. You’re wonderful!

    Thanks!

  3. Its such as you read my mind! You seem to grasp so much approximately this, such as you wrote the
    book in it or something. I think that you simply could do with a few % to drive the message home a bit, however instead of that, that
    is fantastic blog. A fantastic read. I will certainly
    be back.

  4. Fantastic goods from you, man. I have understand your stuff previous
    to and you are just extremely magnificent. I really
    like what you have acquired here, really like what you’re stating and the
    way in which you say it. You make it enjoyable and you still care for
    to keep it wise. I can not wait to read
    far more from you. This is actually a great web site.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here