The consortium , which agreed to fund and construct the bridge at N844 billion comprise Visible Asset Limited , Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, Hi - tech Construction Limited , J . P . Morgan , Eldorado Nigeria Limited , Nigerian Westminster Dredging and Marine, Africa Finance Corporation ( AFC ) and Access Bank.
Cumulatively, Horgan , a consultant at Advanced Engineering Consultants , noted that the entire project cost “ is put at N844 billion , while the bridge will have three tow plazas for the collection of tows. ”
Iluyomade , who pioneered the project , commended the state government for giving the consortiums the opportunity to handle it , saying with all things in place , the project would be completed in three years.