Photos: 2nd Niger Bridge Is 40% Completed. To Be Commissioned In 2022


2nd Niger Bridge:

Connecting Oko Amakom in Asaba, Delta State with Atani community in Onitsha, Anambra State, across River Niger

11.9km, comprising 1.6km bridge & 10.3km six-lane highway (at both ends) is 40% completed, according to @nsia_nigeria.

It is scheduled for completion in 2022.

Inform obtained from a dedicated website for the project by Julius Berger “The Second Niger Bridge is a key national infrastructure, with immense socio-economic benefits for the contiguous states and indeed the entire nation.

Upon completion, the bridge will ease traffic flow, improve road safety, and create greater opportunities for local residents by advancing the commercial viability of the immediate area and regenerating economic life.

The scope of works include the construction of 1.6 km long bridge, 10.3 km Highway, Owerri interchange and a toll station”.

The bridge when completed will have a toll gate from whence revenue will be generated.