Ikorodu road on Monday

Thousands of Lagos commuters were left stranded at different bus-stops on their way to work on Monday morning.

This was occasioned by heavy traffic gridlock across many Lagos roads on Monday.

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Lagos is no stranger to vehicular traffic during rush hours, but today’s version was spectacular as many people were seen trekking to their places of work.

Apart from a handful of cases whose cause are known, the cause of the traffic in many other Lagos roads this morning remain unknown, leaving popular traffic twitter handle @giditraffic wondering what could be going on.

CNG, however, gathered from an eyewitness that the heavy traffic experienced around Gbagada axis of Apapa – Oworonshoki express way (inward Anthony oke) was caused by a terrible accident.

Ongoing Oshodi – Airport rd road construction work equally made the life of motorists heading towards Oshodi from Anthony hellish. The story was not different for motorists plying Oshodi to Anthony as heavy vehicular traffic dotted every inch of the way from Barracks bus stop.

Elsewhere in Agbara, a trailer broke down in the middle of the road, forcing motorists to seek alternative routes to Lagos.