Lagos announces traffic diversion at Marine Bridge

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Traffic will be diverted at the Ijora 7up end of the Marine Bridge from 2nd February to 10th May, the Lagos State Government announced on Wednesday.

The choice to redirect traffic is part of an extensive maintenance plan for the bridge.

The Commissioner for Transportation, Oluwaseun Osiyemi, communicated this decision in a statement on Wednesday.

Additionally, he urged motorists to adhere to the alternative routes designated by the state government throughout the duration of the repair works.

See the full statement below:

LASG ANNOUNCES TRAFFIC DIVERSION AT MARINE BRIDGE FOR COMPREHENSIVE REPAIRS

The Lagos State Government has announced that traffic will be diverted at the Ijora 7up end of the Marine Bridge from 2nd February to 10th May, 2024 for a comprehensive maintenance of the bridge.

Consequently, the following alternative routes have been mapped out for Motorists during the course of the repairs; Motorists heading towards Apapa from Marine Bridge are to use;

Malu road via Mobil road u-turn  to link Marine Bridge Access Ramp (Inbound Apapa) and proceed to Point Road u-turn leading into Marine Bridge (Ijora bound) and follow the Diversion at closed section.

Through this movement they will be able to join the counter flow lane on the Apapa bound lane back to Ijora bound lane after the closed section.

Alternately, Motorists can utilize;

Marine Bridge road inwards Malu road to make use of the Mobil road u-turn and proceed to Area B/NAGAFF to access Point road u-turn into Marine Bridge (Ijora bound).

Through this movement also they will be able to join the counter flow lane on the Apapa bound lane and divert back to the Ijora bound lane after the closed section.

The Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Oluwaseun Osiyemi has assured that the Traffic Management Personnel will be deployed to the affected routes to minimize inconveniences and improve traffic flow.

E-signed;

 

Mr. Oluwaseun Osiyemi, Lagos State

 

Commissioner for Transportation.