Third mainland bridge reopened.

Third Mainland Bridge

The Third Mainland Bridge which was temporarily closed for Investigative Maintenance Test was reopened by 5pm today (Sunday)

Although the bridge was originally scheduled for opening by 12 midnight tonight,  the State Government, in a statement by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr Taiwo Salaam, said the decision to reopen the bridge earlier than announced followed the completion of the test by engineers.

The government also thanked motorists and residents for their cooperation and patience while the closure lasted.

The State Government, in partnership with the Federal Government, had temporarily shut the bridge for the Investigative Maintenance Test with the closure initially scheduled to last from midnight of last Thursday to midnight of Sunday.


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