The Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos is now open for use after the completion of maintenance and rehabilitation works by the Federal Government.
The Minister of Works, Mr Babatunde Fashola had announced via a tweet on his official handle that the Bridge which was partially shut down since July last year would be fully open today from noon.
He said “Third mainland bridge rehab completed. Fully opens to traffic at 12noon today. Thank you all for your patience. Drive safely”
The Governor of Lagos, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu also announced the full opening of the bridge to traffic on his Twitter handle.
“The Third Mainland Bridge maintenance and rehabilitation is completed and is now fully accessible to all,” he said.
The Governor further thanks Lagosians for their patience and kind understanding during the period of its closure.
He also urged them to adhere strictly to traffic laws while commuting.