A mentally unstable man caused a mild drama today after standing in the middle of the road at Maryland Junction, Lagos-Ikorodu Expressway, causing a huge traffic gridlock in the area. traffic flow. The mad man man, obstructed motorists going towards the Ikorodu end of the expressway, ordering them to give him right of way.
This happened for some minutes, until a combined team of policemen and officials of the Lagos State Transport Management Agency who were at the junction a few metres away tried to chase him away.
As the man refused to leave the middle of the road, one of the police officers ran towards him and tried to scare him with a baton, but the man kept dodging him with a black bag he was holding.
However, the policeman, after several attempts, successfully chased him away from the middle of the road.