This project aims to ease congestion on the existing Niger Bridge, boost economic activity, and connect the country’s southeast to the rest of the country. The project and its connecting road total approximately 46.9 kilometres in length.
Region: South South (SS)
The NSIA board invested $5 million in Bridge International Academies (Nigeria), an education company focused on providing high-quality education to children from low-income families.
The education company’s programmes have expanded to two states; Lagos and Edo State. In Lagos, the programme is known as EkoExcel, and in Edo State, it is known as EdoBest.