The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, is currently presenting the 2023 appropriation Bill to the state Assembly.
During the presentation, Sanwo-Olu said the new Blue Line and Red Line rails would commence operations by the first quarter of 2023.
He noted that the new rails would generate thousands of jobs upon their commencement of service.
The Assembly is expected to scrutinize the proposed budget.
The appropriation bill themed, “Budget of Continuous Development,” is over N1.692tn.