The Federal Government has introduced that it has accomplished the Third Mainland bridge rehabilitation in Lagos.
This was disclosed by the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola through his Twitter deal with on Saturday.
According to him, the bridge shall be totally opened to visitors at 12 midday on Saturday.
He tweeted, “Third mainland bridge rehab completed. Fully opens to traffic at 12noon today. Thank you all for your patience. Drive safely.”
Third mainland bridge rehab accomplished. Fully opens to visitors at 12noon right this moment. Thank you all on your persistence. Drive safely
— Babatunde Fashola (@tundefashola) February 27, 2021
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu additionally confirmed the event when he tweeted,
“The Third Mainland Bridge upkeep and rehabilitation is accomplished, and is now totally accessible to all.
Thank you on your persistence and type understanding through the interval of its closure. Please adhere strictly to visitors legal guidelines whereas commuting.
What it is best to know
On Wednesday, Nairametrics reported that the Lagos State Government introduced that it’s going to shut down the Third Mainland Bridge for twenty-four hours from midnight Friday, February 26 to midnight Saturday, February 27.
The anticipated complete closure of the bridge is to allow the contractors to maneuver the tools used for its rehabilitation and upkeep forward of the total reopening of each the Oworonshoki and Adeniji sure lanes open to visitors.
The disclosure is contained in an announcement issued by the Lagos State Commissioner for Transportation.