Third Mainland Bridge
FG begins 2020 systematic maintenance of all Lagos bridges, drains evacuation
The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Kayode Popoola, on Sunday said the government had begun “systematic maintenance of all bridges in Lagos
Amid the despair, silver linings too
As the world is gripped with the Covid-19 outbreak, and the number of active cases and fatalities rise across the globe, it might be hard to keep calm and carry on.
Jilted Uber passenger jumps into Lagos lagoon
A 28-year-old man, Princewill David, who hired Uber, a car hailing service, from Igando area of Lagos State on Wednesday, around midnight leapt from the cab and plunged into the lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge in an apparent suicide attempt but was rescued by the police.
Orezi Demands N100m From Bolt Over Third Mainland Bridge Accident
Singer Orezi has demanded a sum of N100 million as damages from Bolt for "medical bills, downtime and loss of income" after he was involved in a car crash on Third Mainland Bridge when riding in a cab he hailed on the cab-hailing platform. Orezi said he hailed a cab on Bolt's app on December…
Federal Government allays fear on Third Mainland Bridge collapse
The Federal Government has allayed fears of residents and motorists on the stability of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos, saying that it is strong and safe.
Street sweeper's body recovered in Lagos Lagoon three days after she was knocked off Third Mainland Bridge
A street sweeper Folasade Ogunniyi was knocked into a lagoon in Lagos State while she was performing her duty. Her corpse was discovered and recovered from the lagoon underneath the 3rd Mainland Bridge on Friday, August 23, three days after she was killed by a hit-and-run driver. Until her death, the late sweeper, a mother…
FG to resume Third Mainland Bridge repair as other Lagos bridges get facelift
The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Adedamola Kuti, has said that traffic arrangements were ongoing to begin another phase of major repair on the Third Mainland Bridge.
Developer boosts housing stock with Lagos N1.5b project
Towards reducing existing deficit, a Lagos-based developer has kick-started 40-units of affordable housing project in the mainland area for the middle-income segment of the market. The project developed by Tetramanor Nigeria Limited, has reached advance stage and would be delivered by June 2020. Some of its unique features include, spacious garden and playground, gym and…
An urgent letter to Babatunde Fashola
Sir: As you may have known or aware, there is a viral video on the dilapidated Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos state. The video is terrifying and it engendered the writing of this urgent missive to you. In a nutshell, Third Mainland Bridge was built by Julius Berger Nigeria PLC and was commissioned in…
Engineers attest to Third Mainland Bridge stability, safety
The Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE), a division of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has attested to the stability and safety of the Third Mainland Bridge, which is currently undergoing routine repair works on its weak expansion joints. Recently, there were fears over the bridge following a Facebook video clip showing the expansion…
FG assures motorists of Third Mainland Bridge’s safety
The Federal Government has said that the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos is safe for use contrary to a Facebook video clip spreading fears about the bridge.A statement by Special Adviser on Communications to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Hakeem Bello....