Shortlist for £2bn Nigeria bridge PPP

The Government of Lagos, Nigeria, has shortlisted three teams for its Fourth Mainland Bridge PPP.

Private partners will deliver a 37km highway, featuring a 4.5km bridge crossing the Lagos Lagoon, connecting Lagos Island to the mainland.

The bridge will be tolled as part of a PPP contract.

The teams in the running are:

  • Mota-Engil, China Communication and Construction Corporation and China Road and Bridge Corporation

  • China Gezhouba Group Company and China Geo-Engineering Corporation

  • China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation

A preferred bidder is expected to be selected by the end of the year.