Reps member warns about Lagos-Benin highway bridge


The House of Representatives member, representing Ovia Federal Constituency of Edo State, Mr Dennis Idahosa, has warned of the imminent collapse of a bridge along the Lagos-Benin highway if urgent step is not taken to address the problem.

Idahosa, who gave the warning on Sunday, when he inspected the bad bridge, said that the present state of the bridge possessed a threat to the lives of Nigerians who commute the highway on a daily basis.

He noted that a session of the bridge before Okada junction (Benin bound) had caved in and had caused untold traffic to motorists, who now struggle to navigate the bridge.

Idahosa who is the Chairman of the House Committee on Legislative Compliance…

Source: Nigerian Tribune