Quick Answer: Is Third Mainland Bridge the longest in Africa?

Is Third Mainland Bridge the longest bridge in Nigeria?

The Third Mainland Bridge is the longest of three bridges connecting Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria to the mainland, the other two being the Eko and Carter bridges. It is the longest bridge in Africa.

What is the second longest bridge in Africa?

Top 10 longest bridges in Africa – Summary by length

Top 10 longest bridges in Africa by length
Rank Bridge Length
1 6th October Bridge (Egypt) 20,500 m
2 Third Mainland Bridge (Nigeria) 11,800 m
3 Suez Canal Bridge (Egypt) 3,900 m

Which bridge is the most expensive in Africa?

The Maputo-Catembe bridge, which now spans 3 kilometers (1.86 miles) in length, is the most expensive infrastructure built since the independence of Mozambique from Portugal in 1975, with a total cost of $785 million, 95 percent of which was financed by a line of credit from China.

Which bridge is the oldest in Nigeria?

Carter Bridge built in 1901 is one of three bridges connecting Lagos Island to the mainland, the other are the Third Mainland and Eko bridges. At the time of its construction, this was the only bridge connection between the mainland and Lagos Island.

Carter Bridge
Locale Lagos, Nigeria
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