Lagos State Discloses Alternative Routes Ready For Use During Third Mainland Bridge Closure

The Lagos state government has reiterated that the looming closure of the Third Mainland Bridge will be partial.

In a statement issued by the Ministry of Transportation on Friday, the government said the six-month exercise to be embarked on by the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing would target “fixing the worn out expansion joints on the structure of the bridge.”

The state’s Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde, made the announcement in a statement in Ikeja.

The statement was signed by the Head of the Public Affairs Unit of the ministry, Mrs Bolanle Ogunlola.

Oladeinde was cited as making the disclosure while providing an update on the readiness of the state for the partial closure of the bridge, slated for July 24.

The commissioner said that provision of the alternative routes was in line with the State Government’s agenda to ensure safety and free flow of traffic at all times.

According to him, the repair of the bridge by the Federal Ministry of Works, expected to last six months, is to fix worn out expansion joints of the bridge.

Oladeinde said that Iddo inwards Carter Bridge, Market Road inwards Herbert Macaulay Road and Herbert Macaulay Road by Abeokuta Street as well as Herbert Macaulay by Cemetery and Apapa Road inwards Oyingbo had been fixed.

He said that the first phase of the bridge rehabilitation would focus on Oworonshoki inwards Lagos Island in the morning with traffic diversion from 12.00 midnight to 1.00 p.m.

Third Mainland Bridge To Be Closed For Six Months As FG Sets Resume Repairs On July 24

According to him, Lagos Island inwards Oworonshoki will divert traffic in the afternoon from 1.00 p.m. to 12.00 midnight.

“Different options have been provided for motorists to navigate their journeys.

“We advise motorists heading towards Ikeja and Ikorodu Road from Osborne Road, Ikoyi in the morning to make use of Carter Bridge to access Eko Bridge through Ijora Olopa.

“This will lead them through Funsho Williams Avenue to Doman Long Bridge to Ikorodu or to use Carter Bridge to Iddo through Oyingbo to Herbert Macaulay to Jibowu and link Ikorodu Road.

“We advise motorists coming from Victoria Island to utilise Ozumba Mbadiwe Road to Falomo Bridge through Alfred Rewane to Old Kingsway Road, Osborne to Ilubirin and Carter Bridge.

Oladeinde said that as a second option, motorists are advised to take Bonny Camp to Independence Bridge to Marina Bridge through Apongbon to Eko Bridge, Ijora Olopa, Iddo and Oyingbo.

“In the afternoon, road users inbound Lagos Island are advised to use Ojota on Ikorodu road to access Funsho Williams Avenue through Eko Bridge/Apongbon axis or to utilise Ikorodu road to access Fadeyi/Jibowu/Yaba axis to access Oyingbo-Iddo to Carter Bridge.”

The commissioner said that motorists could also use Oshodi/Charity through Agege Motor Road to access Cappa to link Ilupeju By-pass or Mushin to get to Town Planning Way to link Ikorodu Road.

He said that motorists could also access Moshalasi/Idi-Oro from Mushin to access Funsho Williams Avenue and connect Eko Bridge to get to Apongbon or use Empire Road to access Yaba to link Oyingbo-Iddo axis.

Oladeinde said that motorists coming from the International Airport to Lagos were advised to use Oshodi-Oke to get to Town Planning Way to link Ikorodu road.

He said that rehabilitation works were going on at the remaining routes highlighted for traffic diversions to enhance free traffic flow along the corridor during the rehabilitation.

According to him, motorists who do not have urgent assignments on the island during the rehabilitation should avoid the area to discourage influx of vehicular movements.

Oladeinde noted that people who must visit the area should consider the use of the dedicated BRT/LBSL buses to reduce traffic congestion on the repair corridor.

He urged road users to comply with Lagos State Traffic Management Authority and the Federal Road Safety Corps directives to minimise inconveniences on the roads.

Oladeinde also advised commuters to make use of water transportation by linking up with the various jetties in the metropolis for their trips.

“Lagos State Government is hereby appealing to residents of the state, especially motorists that ply these corridors to bear the pains as the project is aimed at ensuring safety of the people in an emerging smart city.” (NAN)

133 thoughts on “Lagos State Discloses Alternative Routes Ready For Use During Third Mainland Bridge Closure

  1. On the registered electors of this Town of Buchanan, two (2) chairs for a
    four (4) calendar year term on the City Commission is going to undoubtedly
    likely be voted on during the General Election,” Tuesday November 3, 2020.
    In case you are interested in getting into a Buchanan metropolis Commissioner, the
    previous day to record Nominating Petitions from the City Clerk’s Office is Tuesday, July 2 1, 2020
    in 4:00 p.m. Nominating Petitions, which shall comprise less
    than 6 or even more than 20 signatures of qualified registered electors from the town, can be obtained by appointment in City Hall,
    302 N Redbud Trail, Buchanan, MI. Contact the City Clerk at

  2. Ahaa, its nice discussion on the topic of this paragraph at this place at this blog, I have read
    all that, so now me also commenting here. It is appropriate time to make a few plans for the long run and
    it is time to be happy. I’ve learn this submit and if I may I desire to
    counsel you some fascinating things or advice. Maybe you could write subsequent articles referring to
    this article. I desire to learn more things approximately it!
    It’s very straightforward to find out any topic on web as compared
    to textbooks, as I found this post at this web page. http://foxnews.org

    Check out my web blog; Amy

  3. Thank you so much for giving my family an update on this theme on your site.
    Please realise that if a brand-new post appears or in the event
    that any changes occur to the current publication, I would want to consider
    reading a lot more and understanding how to make good
    use of those approaches you discuss. Thanks for your
    time and consideration of other folks by making your blog available.

    My web blog: Natra Slim Keto Reviews

  4. First off I would like to say terrific blog! I had a quick question that
    I’d like to ask if you don’t mind. I was interested to
    know how you center yourself and clear your head before writing.
    I have had a hard time clearing my mind in getting my thoughts
    out there. I do enjoy writing however it just seems like the first 10 to 15
    minutes are wasted just trying to figure out how to begin. Any
    suggestions or hints? Appreciate it!

    My page; Natra Slim Keto

  5. Oh my goodness! Awesome article dude! Thank you so much, However I
    am going through problems with your RSS. I don’t know why I
    cannot subscribe to it. Is there anybody having identical RSS problems?

    Anyone who knows the solution will you kindly respond?
    Thanks!!

    My web-site – originalresetcbd.com

  6. I’m impressed, I must say. Rarely do I come across
    a blog that’s both equally educative and interesting, and let
    me tell you, you’ve hit the nail on the head. The problem is something which not enough people are speaking intelligently about.
    I’m very happy I stumbled across this during my search for something regarding this.

    Take a look at my homepage; http://ketoxin.org/

  7. I’ve been browsing on-line greater than 3 hours lately, yet I by no means discovered
    any fascinating article like yours. It’s pretty value sufficient for
    me. Personally, if all site owners and bloggers made good content material as you probably did, the internet will be a lot more useful than ever before.

    Look into my web-site … Blissful CBD Oil

  8. Write more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it seems as though you relied on the video to make your point.
    You definitely know what youre talking about,
    why throw away your intelligence on just posting videos to your blog when you could
    be giving us something informative to read?

    Also visit my homepage; Blissful CBD

  9. I carry on listening to the news broadcast lecture
    about getting boundless online grant applications so I have been looking around for the finest site
    to get one. Could you tell me please, where could i find some?

    Look into my site – Viaxal

  10. You really make it appear so easy along with your presentation but I
    in finding this topic to be really something
    which I think I might never understand. It sort of feels too complex and extremely extensive for me.

    I am looking ahead in your subsequent post,
    I’ll attempt to get the hang of it!

    Also visit my blog post – Viaxal Male Enhancement

  11. Good day! I know this is kinda off topic however I’d figured I’d ask.
    Would you be interested in trading links or maybe guest authoring a
    blog post or vice-versa? My site addresses a lot
    of the same subjects as yours and I think we could greatly benefit from each other.
    If you’re interested feel free to send me an email.
    I look forward to hearing from you! Terrific blog by
    the way!

    Look at my web page :: Ultra Trim Keto Pills

  12. First off I would like to say awesome blog! I had a
    quick question which I’d like to ask if you do not mind.

    I was interested to know how you center yourself and clear your head before writing.
    I’ve had a tough time clearing my thoughts in getting my ideas
    out there. I truly do enjoy writing however it just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are generally
    lost just trying to figure out how to begin. Any ideas or hints?
    Thanks!

    My site – NutraPharmex Keto

  13. First of all I would like to say wonderful blog!
    I had a quick question which I’d like to ask if
    you do not mind. I was interested to find out how you center yourself and clear your thoughts prior to writing.
    I have had a tough time clearing my thoughts in getting my thoughts out.

    I truly do enjoy writing but it just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are lost simply just trying to figure
    out how to begin. Any recommendations or tips? Thanks!

    my blog http://hiddengrowcbd.com/

  14. Thanks for sharing excellent informations. Your web site is so cool.

    I’m impressed by the details that you have on this website.
    It reveals how nicely you perceive this subject.
    Bookmarked this web page, will come back for more articles.
    You, my pal, ROCK! I found just the information I already searched everywhere and just could not come across.
    What a perfect web site.

    Visit my web site Max Lyfe Male Enhancement Pills

  15. Fantastic goods from you, man. I have be aware your stuff previous to and
    you are just extremely wonderful. I really like what you’ve received here, really
    like what you’re saying and the way in which wherein you assert it.
    You’re making it enjoyable and you still take care of to
    stay it sensible. I can’t wait to learn far more from you.
    This is actually a tremendous web site.

    Look into my web-site Hidden Grow CBD Oil

  16. Thanks for one’s marvelous posting! I truly enjoyed reading it, you could be a great
    author.I will always bookmark your blog and will come back at
    some point. I want to encourage you to ultimately continue your great work, have a nice weekend!

    my blog Polar Mini AC

  17. hey there and thank you for your info – I’ve certainly picked up something new from right here.
    I did however expertise a few technical points
    using this web site, since I experienced to reload the
    website lots of times previous to I could get
    it to load correctly. I had been wondering if your hosting
    is OK? Not that I’m complaining, but sluggish loading instances times will sometimes affect your placement
    in google and could damage your high-quality score if advertising and marketing with Adwords.
    Well I’m adding this RSS to my email and could look out for a lot
    more of your respective intriguing content. Make sure
    you update this again very soon..

    Also visit my site Wellgrove Keto Super Powder

  18. Do you mind if I quote a few of your posts as long as I provide credit and sources back to your
    blog? My blog is in the very same niche as yours and
    my visitors would genuinely benefit from some of the information you provide here.

    Please let me know if this alright with you. Many thanks!

    Here is my blog Canna Organics CBD

  19. Unquestionably imagine that that you stated. Your favorite reason seemed to be on the web the simplest thing to take into account of.

    I say to you, I certainly get irked even as people consider issues that they plainly do not recognise about.
    You controlled to hit the nail upon the top as well as outlined out
    the entire thing with no need side-effects , other folks can take
    a signal. Will probably be again to get more. Thanks

    Feel free to visit my blog post :: Vitainstabio Keto

  20. Hi there just wanted to give you a quick heads up. The text
    in your post seem to be running off the screen in Ie. I’m not sure if this is a formatting issue or something to do with
    web browser compatibility but I figured I’d post to let you know.
    The style and design look great though! Hope you get the issue resolved soon. Kudos

    my homepage – Vita Insta Bio Keto Review

  21. I in addition to my pals were found to be following the great thoughts from the
    website and instantly I got a terrible feeling I had not thanked
    the web blog owner for them. The people happened to be consequently glad to see all of them and have very much been using them.
    Thank you for simply being indeed kind and for picking varieties of wonderful ideas millions of individuals are really eager to
    learn about. Our honest apologies for not expressing gratitude to you
    sooner.

    Have a look at my website; Polar Mini AC

  22. Great goods from you, man. I’ve understand your
    stuff previous to and you are just too magnificent. I really like what you
    have acquired here, certainly like what you
    are saying and the way in which you say it. You make it entertaining and you still take care of to keep
    it smart. I cant wait to read far more from you. This is really
    a great website.

    my web site Vigor Male XLP

  23. I want to express some appreciation to you for rescuing me from such a
    setting. Right after exploring throughout the the web and getting tricks that were not beneficial, I was thinking my entire life
    was done. Living without the presence of answers to the
    problems you’ve solved through the website is a serious case, as
    well as the ones which could have adversely damaged my career if I hadn’t come across your web page.
    Your own competence and kindness in touching everything was
    excellent. I don’t know what I would have done if I had not come upon such a point like this.

    I am able to now relish my future. Thanks
    so much for this reliable and effective guide. I will
    not think twice to refer the blog to any person who requires direction about this area.

    my webpage: https://www.tarikubogale.com/the-weekday-plan-from-the-cyclical-ketogenic-diet/

  24. The very next time I read a blog, Hopefully it won’t disappoint me
    just as much as this one. I mean, I know it was my choice to
    read through, however I really believed you’d have something
    useful to talk about. All I hear is a bunch of whining about something you could fix if you weren’t too busy seeking
    attention.

    my website – X Premier Vigor Review

  25. Hey there! This is kind of off topic but I need some guidance
    from an established blog. Is it hard to set up your own blog?
    I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out
    pretty quick. I’m thinking about making my own but I’m
    not sure where to start. Do you have any ideas or suggestions?

    Thank you

    My web blog: Keto Super Powder

  26. Have you ever thought about creating an e-book or guest authoring
    on other websites? I have a blog centered on the same information you discuss and would really like to have you
    share some stories/information. I know my audience would appreciate your
    work. If you’re even remotely interested,
    feel free to shoot me an e-mail.

    Also visit my page: http://contemporarymuslim.com/tips-on-penis-growth-and-does-your-penis-grow-and-making-my-penis-larger/

  27. Thank you so much for giving everyone such a memorable possiblity to discover important secrets from this web site.
    It really is very sweet plus full of amusement for me personally and my office colleagues to search your site more
    than three times in a week to learn the fresh issues you have got.
    And lastly, I’m certainly pleased with the incredible knowledge you serve.
    Some 3 facts in this article are unquestionably the simplest I have had.

    Look into my page :: Kapat

  28. I actually wanted to post a small comment to be able to appreciate
    you for all of the fantastic information you are showing here.
    My particularly long internet look up has at the end been paid with sensible facts to write
    about with my friends and classmates. I ‘d declare that we website
    visitors are unquestionably lucky to be in a magnificent community with
    many perfect people with useful things. I feel pretty fortunate to have seen your weblog and look forward to
    so many more cool moments reading here. Thanks a lot again for everything.

    Here is my web site; http://decoratorsheaven.com/user/profile/315852

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *