Enugu State Government has unveiled the initial phase of its Transport Infrastructure Project, encompassing bus terminals, transport interchanges, logistics hubs, city gates, and rail stations, signaling a transformative era in the state’s transportation landscape. Commissioner of Transport, Obi Ozor, highlighted the state’s commitment to modernize its transportation system, drawing inspiration from successful models in Dubai and Singapore. This strategic move aligns with the government’s infrastructure enhancement plan, aiming to optimize transport efficiency, preserve road assets, and foster a conducive environment for transport-related businesses. The project will strategically position modern transport interchanges and bus terminals, including Enugu Central Station (Holy Ghost), Garki Central Station, Abakpa Central Station, and Nsukka Central Station. Additionally, the Enugu State Ministry of Transport has officially signed a memorandum of understanding with the China Rail and Bridge Company for a 382km rail infrastructure, fostering integration and economic prosperity in the South-East.
Source: Punch November 20, 2023 01:50 UTC