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Lagos announces closure of popular bridge for 40 days
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Fri, 21 Jul 2023   ||   Nigeria,

The Lagos State Government on Friday announced the closure of the Alaka/Costain – Iganmu section of the Eko Bridge (Inward Island) for a period of 40 days.

A statement issuedction of the bridge is in conjunction with the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing.

He said the closure would begin from Sunday, July 23, 2023.

Toriola said the closure was as a result of the damage noticed on some parts of the Eko bridge structures which needed to be urgently rehabilitated to restore the integrity of the bridge.

“The notification further disclosed that the Service Lane of the bridge leading to Iponri will be available for Motorists plying the route from Western Avenue and it’s environs.

“While appreciating Motorists for their usual cooperation, they are also advised to cooperate with the Traffic-Management Personnel deployed to guide them through their desired destinations,” he said.


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