Yesterday, the outgoing Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, commissioned the newly rehabilitated Ilaje access road, Bariga waterfront jetty, and some state-of-the-art ferries.
The ultra-modern jetty is situated at the tail end of the upgraded Ilaje Road which provides access to the terminal from Akoka Road.
The projects is part of Ambode’s efforts to enhance the integrated transport system in the state and ensure seamless connectivity.
The ferry terminal is built on over 2,000 square meters of land.
It features an expansive parking area that can accommodate 150 cars and ample space for park and ride buses.Facilities at the terminal include ticketing office, slipway and boat berthing, private boat charter, passengers seating area, restaurant, mini mart, shops, toilets, seat-out area for relaxation, beautification features, as well as security watchtowers, among others.