Lagos State Govt Has Reopened 3rd Mainland Bridge.
News Rain Nigeria reports that the Lagos State Government on Sunday afternoon announced the reopening of the Third Mainland Bridge earlier than the 7 pm scheduled time.
Recall that the Oworonshoki bound lane of the Third Mainland Bridge was closed totally from vehicular movement from midnight on Saturday, February 6, 2021, till 7 pm on Sunday, February 7, 2021, to remove the last expansion joint on the Oworonshoki bound lane.
Lagos Reopens 3rd Mainland Bridge
In a statement released by Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeindei, it was explained that the closure was vital to enable the contractor to move their equipment to the Oworonshoki bound lane within the given period without any interruptions that could be caused by vehicular movement on the bridge.
Explaining the closure, he stated that the rehabilitation process was being done assiduously to ensure set deadlines are met.