President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the construction of railway from Port Harcourt, Rivers State to Maiduguri, capital of Borno State.
Mr Buhari gave the approval during today’s federal executive council meeting in Abuja.
Rotimi Amaechi, Transportation Minister, confirmed this in a tweet Wednesday afternoon.
Port Harcourt – Maiduguri Railway, approved!
— Chibuike.R. Amaechi (@ChibuikeAmaechi) October 7, 2020