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Historical Events In Nigeria That First Took Place In Ibadan Part 2

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Historical Events In Nigeria That First Took Place In Ibadan Part 2

Kehinde Ayeotan

First Motorable Road In Nigeria: Ojoo- Oyo Road
Ojoo – Oyo Road is the first road constructed in Nigeria, the road linking Ibadan with Oyo together was constructed in 1906 and was recorded to be the first motorable road ever constructed in Nigeria.

The road was constructed by Lord Laggard.
Presently Nigeria is the top country with the largest highway infrastructure in Africa. It has over 60 thousand kilometers of paved roads.

The road which is the first paved roads in the country was constructed back in 1904 by Lord Laggard and it was suitable for mule traveling. In 1906 the first motor road was built from Ibadan and Oyo. Since that time many more roads were added and in 2004 major road reconstruction attempt was taken.

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Historical Events In Nigeria That First Took Place In Ibadan Part 2

Kehinde Ayeotan

First Motorable Road In Nigeria: Ojoo- Oyo Road
Ojoo – Oyo Road is the first road constructed in Nigeria, the road linking Ibadan with Oyo together was constructed in 1906 and was recorded to be the first motorable road ever constructed in Nigeria.

The road was constructed by Lord Laggard.
Presently Nigeria is the top country with the largest highway infrastructure in Africa. It has over 60 thousand kilometers of paved roads.

The road which is the first paved roads in the country was constructed back in 1904 by Lord Laggard and it was suitable for mule traveling. In 1906 the first motor road was built from Ibadan and Oyo. Since that time many more roads were added and in 2004 major road reconstruction attempt was taken.

Historical Events In Nigeria That First Took Place In Ibadan Part 2

Kehinde Ayeotan

First Motorable Road In Nigeria: Ojoo- Oyo Road
Ojoo – Oyo Road is the first road constructed in Nigeria, the road linking Ibadan with Oyo together was constructed in 1906 and was recorded to be the first motorable road ever constructed in Nigeria.

The road was constructed by Lord Laggard.
Presently Nigeria is the top country with the largest highway infrastructure in Africa. It has over 60 thousand kilometers of paved roads.

The road which is the first paved roads in the country was constructed back in 1904 by Lord Laggard and it was suitable for mule traveling. In 1906 the first motor road was built from Ibadan and Oyo. Since that time many more roads were added and in 2004 major road reconstruction attempt was taken.

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