The one point six kilometer 2nd Niger Bridge, now known as the President Mohammadu Buhari Bridge linking Delta State and Anambra State has been inaugurated.
Earlier, Governors in the South-East have agreed to name the Second Niger Bridge after the President Muhammadu Buhari
The Special Assistant to the President on Digital Communications, Bashir Ahmad, confirmed the development in a tweet on Tuesday.
His tweet read, “The Second Niger Bridge is to officially be called/known as Buhari Second Niger Bridge. The Muhammadu Buhari Bridge is officially commissioned today, by President Muhammadu Buhari. #PMBLegacy.”
The Special Assistant to the President on Digital/New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi, also made the confirmation in a tweet.
“Following consultations, the Governors of the South-East have agreed that the Second Niger Bridge shall be named the Muhammadu Buhari Second Niger Bridge,” his tweet read.
Culled/ Oluwayemisi Owonikoko