• How Jonathan, Buhari contributed to Abuja-Kaduna rail project — Amaechi explains

    How Jonathan, Buhari contributed to Abuja-Kaduna rail project — Amaechi explains

    The Minister of Aviation, Rotimi Amaechi, used his speech at the commissioning ceremony of the Abuja-Kaduna axis of Lagos-Kano Railway to itemise the contributions made by successive governments to the completion of the project.

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday declared the standard gauge rail line open for commercial use at a well-attended ceremony.

    But critics, especially supporters of former President Goodluck Jonathan, said Mr. Buhari and Mr. Amaechi failed to recognise the input of Mr. Jonathan to the project.

    Some supporters said Mr. […]