The Nigerian President, President Muhammadu Buhari has today inaugurated the 157km double track Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge.
Dignitaries and key stakeholders were present at the occasion that took place Thursday morning.
the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu; the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Gbadebo are all in attendance.
Recall that the president had a live interview with Arise TV in a program titled on the state of the nation.
The president arrived at the ornately decorated venue, which was the Mobolaji Johnson Railway Station, Ebute-Metta, at exactly 10.25am.
While delivering a speech, Buhari expressed happiness that the project was inaugurated during his tenure. The president also assures Nigerians of his commitment to infrastructural development across the country.