A Chinese engineering agency, Eighteenth Engineering Company, has stated the primary flyover bridge withinside the North-East vicinity being built in Maiduguri, Borno State, will be ready for use by September this year.
The creation of the N4.2 billion overhead bridge turned into presented to the Chinese company in 2019 by the Borno State Government.
The dealing with director of the agency, Mr Qim Weiguo, who disclosed this in Abuja yesterday, said construction work at the site had attained sixty-three per cent completion of entirety and might be geared up to be used via way of means of September.
Weiguo stated the bridge turned into the various over 107 initiatives really well worth over N163billion the company had efficiently undertaken throughout the united states of America in view that 1999 while it started out the operation in Nigeria.
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He stated that in spite of the put off in the site nationwide because of the national lockdown last year, the works had attained massive progress.
He stated the project turned into being built in step with international standards, which the company is known for worldwide.
The bridge, which turned into designed to ease the perennial gridlock on the Customs roundabout in Maiduguri, in addition to hyperlink the town to global highways main to Cameroon and components of Central Africa, turned into to start with predicted to be finished within 18 months.