Motorists using the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge will be unable to pay with cash from the 1st of January 2020.
This was displayed in a banner at the two toll gates connecting Ikoyi and Lekki and the one connecting Lekki and Victoria Island.
No official statement has been received from the Lekki Concession Company (LCC) on what exactly motorists should do and how they should do it.
The Lagos Mail recalls that the bridge was opened to the public on the 1st of June 2013 with toll payment of (N250) for Saloon cars, Class 2: Mini-vans, SUVs and light pick-up trucks (N300), Class 3: Non-commercial buses with maximum seating capacity of 26 person and Class 4: Motorcycles with 200CC capacity and above (N100).
On Thursday, February 1, 2018, the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge commenced a new price regime. Class 1: Saloon cars (N N300), Class 11: Mini-vans, SUVs and light pick-up trucks (N400), heavy duty trucks/buses with two or more heavy axles will attract N1,000; Motorcycles with 200CC capacity and above (N200), etc.