Third Mainland Bridge Maybe Closed as FG Plans to Resume Repairs


Third Mainland Bridge Maybe Closed as FG Plans to Resume Repairs: The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola, on Monday said consultations were on for another phase of repair works to begin on the Third Mainland Bridge.

Popoola told the Newsmen that the consultations were towards evolving perfect traffic management architecture.

“We want to do maintenance work on Third Mainland Bridge very soon. Most likely on the 24th. We may close it from 24th of July.

READ ALSO: FCSC Recruitment 2020/2021 Form Portal – www.fedcivilservice.gov.ng

“We are still working out the modalities and when we perfect the traffic management plan we will move to site.

Loading...

“Everything being expected for the repairs of the bridge arrived the country that is why we want to start the repairs now,’’ he said.

MEDIANGR report that the bridge which has gone through series of rehabilitation works was last shut in August 2018 for a three days investigative maintenance check.

READ ALSO: Npower Past Questions & Answers 2020/2021 – Download PDF

Thereafter, some components needed for completion of repairs were sourced abroad because they were not available locally.

The 11.8km Third Mainland Bridge is the longest of three bridges connecting Lagos Island to the mainland.

The bridge starts from Oworonshoki which is linked to the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway and the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway and ends at the Adeniji Adele Interchange on Lagos Island.

It was constructed in 1990 and was the longest in Africa until 1996 when The 6th October Bridge in Cairo was completed.



Loading...

Join the Conversation

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related Articles

NPower August Stipend News Update 2020 & Payment Date

NPower August Stipend News Update 2020 & Payment Date: Are you looking for the latest Npower news for August salary? Do you want to...

NECO Timetable 2020 for October/November Exam (SSCE INTERNAL)

NECO Timetable 2020 for October/November Exam (SSCE INTERNAL): NECO timetable 2020 June-July examination (VALID and Up-to-date) has been published on this page. Due to...

2020 NECO BECE Timetable for JSS 3 Candidates (Junior WAEC Exam)

2020 NECO BECE Timetable for JSS 3 Candidates (Junior WAEC Exam): The management of the National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the timetable for...

NCEE Timetable for 2020 Common Entrance Examination is Out

NCEE Timetable for 2020 Common Entrance Examination is Out: The 2020 National Common Entrance Examination Timetable for admission examination into Junior Secondary School (JSS...

NCEE Registration 2020/2021 Form & Portal Procedures [A – Z Guidelines]

NCEE Registration 2020/2021 Form & Portal Procedures : This is to inform the general public that the sales of form of the National Common...

Savvy Fellowship Program 2020 for Entrepreneurs

Savvy Fellowship Program 2020 for Entrepreneurs: Applications are invited form aspiring and early-stage entrepreneurs for the Savvy Fellowship Program 2020. See the requirements and...

Get in Touch

467FansLike
174FollowersFollow
333FollowersFollow
143FollowersFollow

Latest Posts

NPower August Stipend News Update 2020 & Payment Date

NPower August Stipend News Update 2020 & Payment Date: Are you looking for the latest Npower news for August salary? Do you want to...

NECO Timetable 2020 for October/November Exam (SSCE INTERNAL)

NECO Timetable 2020 for October/November Exam (SSCE INTERNAL): NECO timetable 2020 June-July examination (VALID and Up-to-date) has been published on this page. Due to...

2020 NECO BECE Timetable for JSS 3 Candidates (Junior WAEC Exam)

2020 NECO BECE Timetable for JSS 3 Candidates (Junior WAEC Exam): The management of the National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the timetable for...

NCEE Timetable for 2020 Common Entrance Examination is Out

NCEE Timetable for 2020 Common Entrance Examination is Out: The 2020 National Common Entrance Examination Timetable for admission examination into Junior Secondary School (JSS...

NCEE Registration 2020/2021 Form & Portal Procedures [A – Z Guidelines]

NCEE Registration 2020/2021 Form & Portal Procedures : This is to inform the general public that the sales of form of the National Common...

What's Trending

NDA Application Form 2020/2021 – 72nd Regular Course Admission

NDA Application Form 2020/2021 - 72nd Regular Course Admission : Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy...

Npower Registration Portal 2020 – https://npower.fmhds.gov.ng/signup

Npower Registration Portal 2020 – https://npower.fmhds.gov.ng/signup: The 2020 N-Power application portal (https://npower.fmhds.gov.ng/signup) opened for registration at 11.45 pm on June 26th, 2020, to all...

Civil Defence Shortlisted Candidates 2019/2020 Download PDF

Civil Defence Shortlisted Candidates 2019/2020 Download PDF : NSCDC Shortlisted Candidates 2019: Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Recruitment shortlisted candidates is Out you...

JAMB Result 2020 is Out : Check Your UTME Results www.jamb.org.ng

JAMB Result 2020 is Out : Check Your UTME Results www.jamb.org.ng : JAMB Results 2020 Online Checking Steps | www.jamb.org.ng – First of all,...

Download Nigeria Civil Defence List of Shortlisted Candidates 2019

Download Nigeria Civil Defence List of Shortlisted Candidates 2019 : NSCDC Shortlisted Candidates 2019. Download the Nigeria Civil Defence (NSCDC) Recruitment List of Shortlisted...

npower.fmhds.gov.ng Signup- Npower Batch C Registration Portal [LOGIN]

npower.fmhds.gov.ng Signup- Npower Batch C Registration Portal : NPower Recruitment 2020 has began. See requirements, academic qualifications, Npower recruitment application registration form procedures via...

CDFIPB List Of Successful Candidates 2019 Latest News Today (NSCDC)

CDFIPB List Of Successful Candidates 2019 Latest News Today (NSCDC) : The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Service Board (CDFIPB) is hereby informing...