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Niger lawmakers urge completion of Baro port project

Federal and state lawmakers, as well as local council chairmen, representing Niger South Senatorial District, have appealed to the Federal Government to complete every component of the Baro River Port project.
President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned the Baro Inland Water Port in Niger State.-1

President Buhari commissions first inland water port in Northern Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned the Baro Inland Water Port in Niger State, which is the first of such in Northern Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned the Baro Inland Water Port in Niger State.-4

President Buhari commissions Baro inland water port

The contract, costing N6billion, was originally awarded in 2011/12, then abandoned, until Buhari’s government forged ahead to deliver it.

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