South East Governors, on Tuesday, agreed to name the second Niger Bridge after President Muhammadu Buhari.
Bashir Ahmad, Special Assistant to the President on Digital Communications, confirmed the news to Pageone.
He said the second Niger Bridge will now be called Buhari Bridge.
Ahmad tweeted: “The Second Niger Bridge is to officially be called/known as MUHAMMADU BUHARI SECOND NIGER BRIDGE.
“The MUHAMMADU BUHARI BRIDGE is officially commissioned today, by President Muhammadu Buhari. #PMBLegacy.”
Seconding the announcement, Special Assistant to Buhari on Digital/New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi tweeted: “Following consultations, the Governors of the South-East have agreed that the Second Niger Bridge shall be named the MUHAMMADU BUHARI SECOND NIGER BRIDGE.”