• 14 Railway contractors are ghosts, says Reps

    14 Railway contractors are ghosts, says Reps

    The House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating the contracts for the rehabilitation of the railway sector has said it is unable to trace 14 companies that were awarded contracts running into billions of naira.

    It therefore announced that warrants of arrest would be issued for eight of the firms in the next few days.

    Some of the firms are Costain West Africa plc, Ansaldo-A3&0 Ltd, A3&0 Wireless Ltd, Gear Holdings and Ansaldo South Africa.

    Others are Eser Contracting and Industry Company Inc., […]