Lagos State Government has announced plans to shut totally, the Oworonshoki bound lane of the Third Mainland Bridge from vehicular movement.
The State Government explained that this would take effect from midnight on Saturday, February 6, 2021 till 7pm on Sunday, February 7, 2021
This was contained in a statement released by the Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Fredric Oladeinde on Wednesday.
According to the statement, the closure is vital to enable the contractor move its equipment to the Oworonshoki bound lane within the given period without any interruption.
Oladeinde stated that the rehabilitation process is being done assiduously to ensure set deadlines are met.
Motorists from Ogudu, Alapere and Gbagada were advised to use Ikorodu Road, Jibowu and Yaba as alternative routes, while Iyana Oworosoki bound traffic from the Lagos Island, Iddo, Oyingbo, Adekunle and Yaba should use Herbert Macaulay Way, Jibowu and Ikorodu road as alternative routes.