Lagos says Redline rail is 95% ready, will be ready by end of 2023 

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has assured residents that the Redline Light Rail system from Ebute-Metta to Agbado will be ready by the end of 2023 as the project is 95% completed. 

This was made known by Governor Sanwo-Olu while briefing the media after the official flag-off of the Blue Light rail passenger operation on Monday, September 4, 2023. 

The governor in the company of his deputy, Dr. Femi Hamzat, and his wife, Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, had earlier in the morning, made an inaugural ride on the rail from CMS Terminal to Mile-2 Station in Lagos.