A high number of security operatives were, on Wednesday, deployed to strategic positions at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, ahead of the working visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state.
NAN reports that the security operatives were already at their respective positions at about 7.15am.
They included officers from the Nigeria air force (NAF), Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Nigeria Immigration Service and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
Also on ground were officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) who were observed controlling the traffic situation within the airport and its environs.
NAN reports that Buhari is visiting Lagos, the commercial capital of Nigeria, to inaugurate some projects executed by the Lagos state government.
The projects are Institute of maternal and child health (Ayinke House), Lagos theatre, Oshodi transport interchange and international airport road as well as 820 mass transit buses.
Meanwhile, some roads are closed during the president’s official visit to the state on Wednesday.
Motorists are advised to avoid the roads while those who find it unavoidable to ply the listed roads were advised to be patient and co-operate with traffic managers.