Julius Berger Nigeria Plc has said the 2nd Niger Bridge project will be completed by February 2022.
The company’s project supervisor, Friedrich Wieser, made the pledge to the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, during an inspection visit to Anambra axis of the project.
According to Wieser, Julius Berger has mobilised 1,300 workers and 425 equipment to the site to ensure delivery of the project as scheduled, adding that the project had reached 33% completion.
“We’re currently doing sand filling of a 7km access road to the bridge and it will be completed by September this year.
”The entire project would be completed in February 2022. For now, we have no challenges,” Wieser stated.
In response, Fashola said the timely completion of the 2nd Niger Bridge project was a top priority agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari as the Administration is desirous of improving infrastructure for the development of the country.