Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC), Niger State Command wishes to inform the Motoring Public that a bridge at Daku Sabon Gida Village along Minna – Bida Road about 16KM to Bida has collapsed.
As such, the road is presently not motor able for Heavy duty trucks, Trailers and Tankers.
In a statement the Commission’s Public Education Officer, Niger State Sector Command,
RajiI Habibu said: “ In view of the above, Federal Road Safety Corps, Niger State Command is advising the motoring public to ply the following alternative route to avoid Traffic hold-up and ensure free flow of vehicular Movement:
i. Vehicles coming from Abuja to follow Lambata – Lapai – Agaie – Bida enroute Mokwa -Jebba road.
ii. Vehicles coming from Bida are to follow Agaie -Lapai enroute Minna or Lambata as the case may be.
iii. While vehicles taking off from Minna to South West are advised to follow Paiko – Lapai -Agaie -Bida enroute Mokwa.
Federal Road Safety Corps, Niger State Command on Saturday ordered diversion of all categories of Vehicles and complete closure of Minna – Bida and Bida – Minna road to ensure quick repairs of the bridge by the Niger State Ministry of Works which is presently on-going.
On this note, the Command is appealing to the general public to be patient and adhere strictly to the alternative roads provided and always abide by the traffic rules and regulations.