President Muhammadu Buhari is normal in Lagos on Thursday for the initiation of the 157 kilometer Lagos-Ibadan standard rail project at the Mobolaji Johnson rail line station in Ebutte Metta.
From that point, the President is required to continue to the Energy Nature Light Terminal of the Apapa Port to additional commission the Integrated National Security and Waterways Protection Infrastructure, also called the Deep Blue Project.
Official helper, Bashir Ahmad had on Wednesday noticed that his chief will be in the country’s business capital for the appointing.
“Development began in March 2017, and test-running started in December 2020,” he composed on his Facebook page.
“The Ebute Metta Station, known as the Mobolaji Johnson Station, is the biggest railroad station in West Africa with a holding limit of 6000 travelers.
“President Buhari is focused on fostering a cutting edge public rail route network that will associate all aspects of Nigeria, and advance exchange, travel, the travel industry, trade and public reconciliation.”
Buhari is normal back at the State House later on Thursday after the introduction of the tasks.
The 156km Lagos—Ibadan standard check rail route line in Lagos is the primary twofold track standard measure rail in West Africa,
It is likewise the principal Nigerian rail line to be begun and wrapped up by a similar government, since 1960.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, had prior clarified that the ventures essentially target guaranteeing the consistent development of cargoes from the Apapa Seaport through train to promote decongest the ports.