Tag: Third Mainland Bridge

3rd Mainland Bridge to be shut for another 3 days – FG

The Federal Controller of Works Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola on Wednesday announced another three days of a total shutdown of the Third Mainland Bridge for another round of delicate expansion joints replacement. Popoola told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the shutdown would take effect from midnight on Friday[Read More…]

Third Mainland Bridge to be totally closed for 2 days – FG

 The Federal Government has announced its plan to completely close a section of Third Mainland Bridge for a period of two days, for repair works. This was announced on Wednesday in a statement signed by the Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Joshua Popoola. The total closure of the section of[Read More…]

Minister Babatunde Fashola say third mainland Bridge closes midnight Friday

The Federal Government says the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State begins from Friday midnight July 24, 2020 to January 23, 2021. The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, announced this on Tuesday at a press briefing in Abuja. He stated that between 2015 and[Read More…]

Woman Who Attempted To Commit Suicide By Jumping Off Third Mainland Bridge Arraigned In Court

Mrs Taiwo Titilayo Momoh, who attempted to commit suicide by jumping off the Third Mainland Bridge was arraigned before an Ebute Metta Magistrate Court in Lagos on Monday. It will be recalled that on March 24, a police patrol team rescued the 51-year-old textile trader after she tried to jump[Read More…]

Police Say Niger Delta Militant Arrested For Planning To Bomb Third Mainland Bridge

PRICIPAL SUSPECT: i. Abiodun Amos (AKA) Senti (43) years Exhibits i. Two (2) Cartons of Explosive Devices and 125 Detonators. ii. Two (2) AK 47 Rifles. Working on credible intelligence at the disposal of the Nigeria Police Force indicating that criminal militant elements are planning series of attacks on government[Read More…]

Bristow Helicopter Crashed Because Govt Doesn’t Appease To The Sea Goddess – Oba

The Traditional ruler of Oworonsoki, Oba Basiru Oloruntoyin Saliu has explained why the Bristow helicopter crashed yesterday. A helicopter belonging to Bristow Helicopters with 12 people on board, yesterday, crashed into the Lagoon near the Oworonsoki end of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos. He attributed the cause of the[Read More…]

Breaking: Helicopter Nosedive Into Lagos Lagoon, Third Mainland Bridge

A helicopter, on Wednesday, crashed into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State. The unidentified helicopter was said to have crashed in the area behind the Oworonshoki Police station, making a lound noise before nosediving into the sea. Currently, police and officials of the National Emergency Management[Read More…]