The Personal Assistant to president Buhari on New Media, Bashir Ahmed, has posted updates on the ongoing construction of the Second Niger bridge.
Earlier, Vice president Yemi Osinbajo had said the bridge was 44% completed. Bashir Mohammed posted pictures of the construction, with the caption:
“So far, the 1.2 KM sand filling of the road at the Asaba end has reached the height of 2.2 meters out of the expected five meters. At the Onitsha end, the workers have done a lot of sand filling of embankments to a reasonable stage. In all, they have achieved around 44.6 per cent of phase of early work stage 4.
See photos below: