Minister of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has announced that the biased closure of the Third Mainland suspension bridge in Lagos begins from midnight of July 24.
He avowed this at a demand meeting in Abuja on Tuesday, calculation that the centralized Government, between 2015 and 2019, surveyed completely bridges in the country to conclude their setting and the urgency of repairs needed.
“Some were critical, others were a reduced amount of judicious and the Third Mainland conduit is one of folks bridges. At the time we estimated that we will penury about N277 billion to figure out each and every one of that composition over a stop of four years,” he said.
“We didn’t urge the finances that we expected, but we got rather and we engage in in progress particular effort over the preceding not many years. Currently, we hold intervened on 37 bridges across the country, liability maintenance control and every one of of that.”