The Federal Ministry of Works has announced reopening of the Apapa-Ijora Bridge to light traffic, as “emergency repair works reach milestone”. The Ministry said repair works will continue on the diversions.
Work on the temporary coverage of the failed concrete bridge deck section was completed Saturday, including the approach to the bridge. Also completed is the placement of height restriction gantry, to ensure only light traffic can access the bridge
The bridge was shut on Aug 8 for emergency repair works on failed sections and temporary coverage of the failed concrete bridge deck section.