The Lekki deep seaport is inching ever closer to completion as the project is now 95.65% complete as the board, management, shareholders, project managers and contractors are still focused on ensuring that the construction is completed by September 2022.
The project which was at 80% completion stage as of January 2022, will be the first seaport to be fully automated at take-off.
This disclosure is contained in a statement issued by the Lekki deep seaport on Monday, August 1, 2022, and can be seen on its official Twitter account.
It also stated that the wait for a deep seaport with an efficiently operated terminal is over as the seaport is expected to commence operations by the end of 2022.
What the statement is saying
The statement reads, “We are delighted to announce that the construction of Lekki Port is now at 95.65% completion. Our management, board of directors, shareholders, EPC Contractors and the project manager remain focused on our objective to complete construction by September 2022 and start port operations by the end of the year.
‘’The wait to behold a deep seaport with a container terminal operated with efficiency and world-class standards in Nigeria is almost over!’’