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3 most Beautiful bridges in Nigeria and there locations.

Bridge are structure carrying a road, path, railway, etc. Across river, road and others obstacle.

Third mainland bridge (Lagos)

This wonderful structure was officially name (ibrahim Babangida Bridge) is also longest bridge connecting the Lagos island to mainland.

The 3rd Mainland - Island link bridge in 1990 after the Eko and Carter Bridges.magnificent bridge have a total of Eight (8) vehicular lanes and has a length of 11.8km which begins at Oworonshoki which is linked to both the Apapa-Oshodi & Lagos-Ibadan expressways and ends at the Adeniji Adele Interchange on Lagos Island. Midway through the bridge also has a link that leads to the Herbert Macaulay way, Yaba in Lagos state.

Day - to -day Traffic

The Third mainland bridge has a daily influx of over 520,000 vehicles in both direction. This is do to the fact that many residents commute to and from Lagos Mainland to the Island which is the commercial hub of Lagos state.

Attraction and beauty

The Third Mainland bridge is one of the essential part of Lagos' daily commuting, and as such requires to be renovated constantly. It is a major Lagos icon, offering different views of Lagos which include; the Lagos Lagoon, the University of Lagos waterfront and Makoko.

this bridge is not just Nigeria's longest but was Africa's longest until 1996 when the bridge in Cairo, Egypt was completed.

Alhassan dantata flyover bridge


the most beautiful bridge in kano, know wonder it draws the eyes of tourist to it place.

This bridge consist of an underpass, above road, and an overhead bridge.

Second niger bridge (Niger)

The 55 year–old Niger Bridge linking Delta and Anambra states.

“There are five basic types of support structures for the bridge, namely roller support, pinned support, fixed support, hanger support and simple support.

“The Niger Bridge was designed to function on roller supports, which acts at angular movmovement.

this movement of the bridge is very noticeable when vehicles are stationary on the deck on one lane and heavy trucks are passing by on the opposite lane.

It as 1,630 m Second Niger bridge / Total length The Second Niger Bridge construction is a Nigerian federal government project that is 1.6 km-long and furnished with other ancillary infrastructure including a 10.3 km highway and a toll .

You can now know the most beautiful bridge in the Nigeria and there location .

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Adeniji Adele Interchange Carter Bridges.magnificent Eko Herbert Macaulay Lagos


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