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  •   S. Konyeha

  •   E. Osa

Abstract

This work proposes the adoption of Vehicular Ad-Hoc Network (VANET) into the Road Transport system of developing countries. There are myriads of challenges to road transportation in developing countries which include poor state of roads, poor maintenance of roads, road congestions amongst others. The negative impacts of these developments could be very devastating on human lives as well as the economy of the nations concerned. Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITSs) which involve the integration of modern communication and information technology into existing transportation systems for real time monitoring of traffic in order to alleviate traffic congestion, incidents, public health issues, etc. Utilizing VANET communication infrastructure will enable ITSs to improve safety of commuters on the roads and minimize traffic congestion, waiting times, fuel consumption, and emissions. The situation in the Nigerian State is considered.

Keywords: VANET; Intelligent, Transportation, System; Communication; Traffic

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Konyeha, S. and Osa, E. 2020. Deployment of Vanets Infrastructure to Aid Road Transport Systems in Developing Countries. European Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. 4, 6 (Nov. 2020). DOI:https://doi.org/10.24018/ejece.2020.4.6.253.