Africa's First Bus Rapid Transit System

  title={Africa's First Bus Rapid Transit System},
  author={Robin Kaenzig and Dayo Mobereola and Colin Brader},
  journal={Transportation Research Record},
  pages={1 - 8}
Africa's first bus rapid transit (BRT) scheme became operational in March 2008 in Lagos, Nigeria. Termed “BRT-Lite,” this new form of BRT focuses on the delivery of improved quality of life within a modest budget. The implementation program, from conception to operation, was collapsed into a 15-month time frame; that together with its delivery cost of $1.7m/km made its development unique and its experience relevant to cities throughout the world seeking to develop BRT. BRT-Lite's success cannot… 

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