The Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (abbreviated LAMATA) is the government body created to coordinate transport policies in the Lagos Metropolitan Area, Nigeria. The organisation oversees road and traffic management in Lagos, as well as the Lagos Rail Mass Transit and the Lagos Bus Rapid Transit System. It is based in Ikeja in the metropolitan area.
LAMATA was legally formed by the LAMATA Law on 13 January 2002, and its power modified by the LAMATA Act 2007.
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