SWITZERLAND, JANUARY 28 – The federal government is said to embark on a total reconstruction of the Port Harcout to Maiduguri rail line.
The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi revealed this on Tuesday in a series of tweets.
The Minister also said that president Muhammadu Buhari has approved the construction of two additional seaports; one in Bonny, Rivers state and another in Warri, Delta State.
“We are discussing Port Harcourt to Maiduguri rail line. We will construct it. We will start the total reconstruction of that rail corridor. The President has assured me of this and announcement on the project will be made soon. We even added an Industrial park to the design!” Amaechi tweeted.
“The president has also approved the construction of two new seaports. One in Bonny, Rivers state, the other in Warri, Delta State. At the Lekki deep seaport, construction work is ongoing,” he added.