The Federal Ministry of Works has recently announced that the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos will be closed to traffic on Sunday, 22nd October 2023, in preparation for major repair works.
According to a statement issued by the Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Engr. (Mrs.) Olukorede Kesha, The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Works wish to inform the motoring public that the government is currently working on plans to carry out comprehensive repairs of Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos.
“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, 22nd October 2023 preparatory to the comprehensive repair works.’
The ministry has advised the motoring public to cooperate with the traffic management officials by obeying and observing all diversions as directed.