Nicosia centre road closure causes traffic chaos

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Nicosia centre road closure causes traffic chaos
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The closure of Omirou street, a main street in Nicosia’s city centre, triggered gridlock and traffic chaos in the capital on Friday morning.

At the height of the rush hour, cars were unable to move after the road along the city walls was closed to traffic at 7am.

The municipality said the road had to be closed to connect electricity to a substation at Eleftheria Square situated by the former National Bank building.

“Despite intense efforts to carry out this work at night, this was not possible because of the urgent need to transfer the necessary materials,” a statement by the...


Nicosia centre road closure causes traffic chaos


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