In line with the plan to repair the truck barrier at Ojuelegba Flyover Bridge which was recently damaged again, the Lagos State Government has said there will be Traffic diversion today night, Monday October 2nd, 2023, to carry out the repairing work.
The State Commissioner for Transport, Mr. Oluwaseun Osiyemi said in a statement that the repairing work and Traffic diversion will take place on Monday, 2nd October, 2023 from 10.00pm to 6.00am on Tuesday.
Consequently, the following alternative routes will be available to Motorists during the diversion “motorists from Eko Bridge/Constain/Iponri inbound Ojuelegba/Alhaji Masha Road will be diverted to the service lane from Alaka via National Stadium gate to link Barracks or Alhaji Masha Road to continue their journeys.
“Motorists from Eko Bridge via Costain and those from Apapa Road going through Iponri will make use of Iponri Estate road to link Bode Thomas via Adeniran Ogunsanya to Shitta Roundabout for their desired destinations”.
Osiyemi implored motorists to be patient, saying the brief closure of the bridge is planned for night time as part of traffic management strategy to avert further accidents and loss of lives.