Buhari flags off $1.96bn Nigeria-Niger rail project

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday virtually performed the ground-breaking ceremony of the Kano-Dutse-Jibia (Katsina State)-Maradi 284km rail project, which will connect Kano in Nigeria to Maradi in Niger Republic.   The 1.96-billion-U.S.-dollar project was approved by the Federal Executive Council…