Breaking News: FG to shut Third Mainland Bridge for repairs: The Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos will be closed for repairs from midnight on Saturday, October 21, to midnight on Sunday, October 22, according to a statement released by the Federal Government on Thursday. Enoughinfo.com
Breaking News: FG to shut Third Mainland Bridge for repairs
In a statement, the Federal Controller of Works for Lagos State, Mrs. Olukorede Kesha, stated that the government was prepared to commence extensive bridge restoration, beginning with key section repairs.
According to Kesha, the Federal Government wanted the driving public to know that it was now developing preparations to complete extensive repairs on the Third Mainland Bridge.
“However, in order to alleviate the pains currently being experienced on the bridge, the Ministry would be carrying out palliative works on the most critically failed sections along the Adeniji bound carriageway on Sunday, Oct. 22, preparatory to the comprehensive repair works,” she said.
She advised motorists to cooperate with the traffic management officials by obeying and observing all diversions as directed for seamless movement.
“However, motorists are encouraged to use alternative routes where possible during the period of the palliative works as the Adeniji bound of the bridge will be closed to traffic from Saturday, Oct. 21 to Sunday, 22nd 12.00 midnight,” she said.