Amechi: FG begins construction of Lagos-Kano railway

After months on break due to the COVID-19 induced lock-down, the Federal Government on recently announced it will commence construction work on the Kano-Kaduna section of the Lagos to Kano rail line.

According to the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, workers were deployed to site to begin construction on the multi-billion naira rail project on Wednesday. Amaechi, who disclosed this in a tweet via his verified Twitter handle, also posted pictures of contractors and trucks on the project site.The minister said, “On site, contractors move in for the commencement of the Kano-Kaduna section of the Lagos-Kano rail line.”

More details are expected on this developing story….

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