Third Mainland Bridge Closure: Bariga boys turn end of bridge to football field

by Staff writer


The Lagos State government announced last week that the Third Mainland Bridge will be temporarily closed for three days to allow an investigative maintenance test prior to its upcoming repair.

The closure began Thursday night and will remain so till Sunday.

Traffic maintenance officials have mapped out strategic and alternative routes for motorists and also promised they will remain on ground to direct motorists and ensure compliance with traffic rules.

In the pictures below, young boys are seen running around and playing football on the once very busy road linking to the bridge.


Third Mainland Bridge is the longest and most used of the three bridges connecting Lagos Island to the mainland, the others being the Eko and Carter bridges.
Share this post with your friends:

dnbstories

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

Next Post

Nigerians attack Atiku on Twitter

Fri Aug 24 , 2018
by Staff writer Tweeting in response to the news of President Muhammadu Buhari’s promise to pay for the treatment of a visually-impaired Corps member, Nigeria’s former vice president and now presidential aspirant wrote: “I commend @NGRPresident @MBuhari for paying medical bills of a blind corps member 5 months to the […]