What You Need To Know: Third Mainland Bridge Closure

The Lagos State government had earlier announced a partial closure of the third mainland bridge for 3 months, from 24 July to 24 October. To ensure free flow of traffic, the lagos state government has outlined alternative routes for motorists to ply with the Commissioner for transport, Oladeinde being the spokesperson. Into Ikeja and Ikorodu …

Some Key Facts You Should Know About The Third Mainland Bridge

The Third Mainland Bridge is an 8 lane bridge that is regarded as the longest in Nigeria and West Africa, with a total length of 11.8km. The bridge construction initially started under President Shehu Shagari’s Government in 1980, but was later completed through the joint effort of Gen. Ibrahim Babangida and the Raji Rasaki led …