Lagos To Close Marine Beach Bridge For 5 Months



Lagos State Government has said the Marine Beach Bridge by Total Gas, inwards Apapa would be closed for five months, effective from next tomorrow through Wednesday 21st October, 2020 for an emergency repair works, in line with the vision of providing a seamless transportation system across the metropolis

The government in a statement signed by the state’s Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde stated that the repair works by the Federal Ministry of Works is long overdue and is vital for the safety of the people of Lagos State, especially motorists that ply the bridge to access different parts of the state.

He also explained in the statement that, necessary palliative works have been carried out on all alternative routes around the construction site, making them to be in good motorable condition to ease motorists’ movements during the construction period.

The Commissioner also made it known that the repair works which comprised bearing and…

Source: Leadership Newspaper