Lagos opens third continental bridge earlier than planned
At noon Sunday, the Lagos State government announced the opening of the Third Continental Bridge until 19:00.
As a reminder, the Ovoronshoki limited lane of the Third Continental Bridge was completely closed to traffic at midnight Saturday 6 February 2021 until 19:00 Sunday 7 February 2021 in order to remove the last expansion joint on Ovoronshoki Lane.
In a statement released by Transport Commissioner Dr Frederic Oladendei, it was explained that the closure was critical to allow the contractor to move their equipment to Ovoronshoki Lane within a set period without interruptions that could be caused by vehicle traffic. On Bridge.
Explaining the closure, he said that the rehabilitation process was carried out carefully to ensure that the deadlines were met.
Source: – Vanguard