Minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has defended the planned construction of Transportation University in Daura, Katsina State, President Buhari’s hometown.
The construction of the undertaking is scheduled to start out in 2019 and can gulp N18 billion Naira, stories TheCable
Addressing journalists in Abuja on Tuesday, the Minister stated that Daura is also part of Nigeria and shouldn’t be disadvantaged of tasks as a result of it is Buhari’s hometown.
“The president didn’t even know I’ll select Daura . The rationale, Daura is part of Nigeria . If we sited it in Sokoto, it is nonetheless part of Nigeria . So why is the emphasis on Daura ?” he requested.
“If I had chosen Port Harcourt , Enugu, that is the identical means I’d have chosen Daura. The individuals of Daura shouldn’t be disadvantaged of this stuff as a result of the president is from there.” he added.