The Lagos State Government has announced that the segment of Eko Bridge-Inward Apongbon from Alaka to National Theatre will be closed to all traffic from 12 midnight on March 10, 2020 to allow for detailed investigation of distressed bearings observed along that segment of the bridge.
The scope of work and duration for the repair work would be derived from the outcome of this investigation, the government added.
According to the government, traffic would be diverted throughout the period of the repair work as follows:
FROM ALAKA TO LAGOS ISLAND/APONGBON: take Iponri to Costain and connect destination through Eko Bridge.
FROM ALAKA SERVICE LANES: take Bode Thomas to Eric Moore Road to Abebe Village (Nigerian Breweries) to Costain and link destination though Eko Bridge.
FROM STADIUM TO SHITTA ROUND ABOUT: to Adeniran Ogunsanya Road to bode Thomas to Eric Moore to Abebe Village (Nigerian Breweries) to Costain and link destination through Eko Bridge.
FROM OJUELEGBA: take Tejuosho to Yaba to Murtala Mohammed Way to Oyingbo-Iddo-Otto to Idumota Bridge or Carter Bridge and connect destination.
FROM AGEGE MOTOR ROAD/ or IKORODU ROAD: take Jibowu to Herbert Macaulay Way to Adekunle to 3rd Mainland Bridge and navigate your journey.
While soliciting your cooperation and support, we regret any inconvenience this repair work may cause.