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Lagos Diverts Traffic on Marine Bridge, Ijora

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The Lagos State Government has announced that traffic will be diverted at the Ijora 7up end of the Marine Bridge from February 2nd to May 10th, according to Oluwaseun Osiyemi, commissioner for Transportation.

The commissioner said the decision to divert traffic is for comprehensive maintenance of the bridge.

He also advised motorists to follow alternative routes provided for them by the state government while the repair works will last.

The statement reads, “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 comprehensive maintenance of the bridge.

“Consequently, the following alternative routes have been mapped out for motorists during 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 the Ijora bound lane after the closed section.

“Alternately, motorists can utilise 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.

Oluwaseun Osiyemi assured that the Traffic Management Personnel will be deployed to the affected routes to minimise inconveniences and improve traffic flow.

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