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More Nigerians will benefit from rail stations naming -Amaechi

 Minister of Transportation Rotimi says more prominent will still from the Federal Government’s of railway across the country.

, in a statement by his Media Assistant, Mrs Taiye Elebiyo-Edeni, said the late Alhaji Waziri Mohammed would, however, be named after a bigger railway station.

The Minister was reacting to the demand by the Nigerian Union of Railway Workers (NUR) to reverse the of the Apapa Railway Station in honour of the late Mohammed.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Minister recently named the Apapa Railway Station, “Sen. Bola Tinubu Railway Station.

said: “We are a bigger station after Waziri Mohammed.”

Earlier, the General Secretary of the (NUR), Mr Segun Esan, demanded the immediate reversal of the of the Apapa Railway Station to late Mohammed.

According to him, Mohammed, until his death was the Chairman of Nigerian Railway Board.

He said it would be proper to name the Apapa Station after Mohammed, who died while in active service, as a mark of his sterling contributions to nation building. (NAN)


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