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Traffic at a roundabout in on Lagos Island

FUTURE LAGOS | Towards adaptive traffic management solutions for Lagos

“Lagos could do with an adaptive traffic control system, as its traffic wardens and signal infrastructure are over-burdened by congestion and rush-hour travel.” 

Rush hour traffic on Ikorodu Road, Lagos

Road traffic management is an important point of discussion in many cities around the world. We investigate global developments in congestion reduction and makes suggestions on how some […]

Antoine Faye presenting Dakar's Integrated Climate Plan (PCTI) at the Cities & Regions Pavilio at COP21

FUTURE LAGOS | How African cities are tackling climate change: News from COP21

African cities are making significant progress tackling climate change. Kasope Aleshinloye reports from COP21 in Paris.


FUTURE LAGOS | Getting More From the BRT

Do you take public transport in Lagos? Are you affected by long queues when catching your bus? How quick is it to get a BRT bus ticket? To review the launch of air-conditioned, WIFI Internet-enabled Metro Buses, Future Lagos has launched a questionnaire to find out how Lagosians use public transport.


What does the future of sustainable transport look like in Lagos?

Lagos has traditionally struggled with a lack of reliable mass transit systems and severe traffic congestion. However, more recently, the city has made strides to improve – its multimodal approach to transport investments holds great promise for the city’s commuters.

Adderly Street Station a week before its official opening to the public.

Photo by @andre_wessels

Cape Town’s MyCiTi system: 5 important changes

This October a number of changes will take place with Cape Town’s MyCiTi BRT system. The Adderley Street station will be opening and will connect the new BRT system with the very important suburban rail network at Cape Town Station. A number of other changes to routes will also be made. Here we recap 5 changes coming from October 2014.


Cape Town public transport extends to Table Mountain

Cape Town’s MyCiTi system now connects Table Mountain to the rest of the MyCiTi system.

Khayelitsha MyCiTi

How bus rapid transit routes will reach Khayelitsha and Mitchell’s Plain

From 5 July 2014 the MyCiTi services will reach residents of Khayelitsha and Mitchell’s Plain. The official routes with stops have been made available. Have a look if you will live near a stop!

1 million passengers a month for MyCiti?

1 million passengers a month for MyCiTi?

The introduction of several new MyCiTi routes since November 2013 has seen an impressive 89% growth in passenger numbers, highlighting the demand for quality public transport in Cape Town.

Surf The MyCiTi Bus

This Saturday: Cape Town BRT Expands to Atlantis

This weekend, on 12 April 2014, the Cape Town Bus Rapid Transit system, MyCiTi, will be expanding to Atlantis.


University of Cape Town’s Shuttle Service Integrates with Cape Town BRT

Cape Town’s public transport integrates with the University of Cape Town’s Jammie Shuttle service for Staff and Students