Lagos State Government yesterday shut down Owonifari market in the Oshodi, Oshodi/Isolo Local Government, inother to addressing the insecurity in the area.
Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, lamented that the market has constituted a menace and an eyesore to the locality.
He added that they have relocated affected traders and shop owners to the newly built Isopakodowo market stalls at Bolade area in Oshodi.
In the statement, Ayorinde added that the Owonifari loop will be transformed into an ultra modern bus terminus with new bus shelters that are befitting of a structured park in a mega city.
He stated further that Oshodi will be sane and safe and a place where both traders and commuters would be pleased to visit and trade.