Olukayode Popoola who is the federal controller of works in Lagos had disclosed on Monday that consultations were on for another phase of repairs to begin on the Third Mainland Bridge.
However, the rehabilitation of the longest bridge in Africa, Third Mainland Bridge will Most likely on the 24th.
However, Consultations are ongoing for the next phase of repair works to begin on the 11.8km bridge, and work will commence on the outward mainland section of the bridge.
However, the Agency of Nigeria (NAN) disclosed this report.
We want to do maintenance work on the Third Mainland Bridge very soon. Most likely on the 24th. We may close it from the 24th of July.
We are still working out the modalities and when we perfect the traffic management plan we will move to site.
Everything being expected for the repairs of the bridge arrived the country that is why we want to start the repairs now.
NAN reports that the bridge which has gone through series of rehabilitation works was last shut in August 2018 for a three days investigative maintenance check.