Construction giant, Julius Berger, has released its quarterly report on the Second Niger Bridge project. The report which was titled Second River Niger Bridge: Progress Report January 10th, 2020, states that approximately 30.12% of construction work has been completed. 1,235 persons are so far engaged on-site by Julius Berger. The scope of works includes the construction of a 1.6 km long bridge, 10.3 km Highway, Owerri interchange and a toll station. Below are snaps of reports and progression photographs:
An Enugu Monarch, the Ezeani II of Mmaku Kingdom, Awgu LGA of Enugu, Maduabuchi Nevobasi, has said the Igbo will consistently Support the President, Major Gen (retd.) Muhammadu Buhari. The ruler said this during his visit to the president's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina at the Presidential Villa.
The Second River Niger Bridge is part of a new motorway ring, which aims to minimize traffic congestion on the old bridge and to strengthen the entire region generally.Julius Berger is providing the planning, logistics and construction of the river bridge.