President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the naming of the railway complex in Agbor, Delta State, after Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan.
Tolu Ogunlesi, Special Assistant to President Buhari on Digital and New Media, disclosed this on Twitter on Saturday.
He said, “BREAKING: President @MBuhari has approved the naming of the Railway Complex in Agbor – the operational hub of #ItakpeWarriRail Line – after former President @GEJonathan. It will be known as the Goodluck Jonathan Railway Station & Complex — Minister of Transport, @ChibuikeAmaechi.”
This was also confirmed in a tweet from the Minister of Transport, Chibuike Amaechi.
Amaechi’s tweet reads, “Today, we continued test-run of our new coaches on the completed Itakpe-Warri standard gauge rail line.
We’ve named the largest station on this route – the Agbor railway facility and station after former President Goodluck Jonathan.”