Enhancing the efficiency of mass transit operations in Nigeria
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Published by Rex Charles Publication in association with Connel Publications in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria .
Written in English



  • Nigeria


  • Local transit -- Nigeria -- Congresses.,
  • Urban transportation -- Nigeria -- Congresses.,
  • Urban transportation policy -- Nigeria -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by "Tunji Bolade, E.O. Adeyemi.
ContributionsBolade, "Tunji., Adeyemi, E. O.
LC ClassificationsHE5153 .E54 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination161 p. :
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL469341M
ISBN 109782137480
LC Control Number98191408

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