Senator Shehu Sani (PRP-Kaduna Central) has disclosed that the federal government has demanded more loan in order to fulfill its Railway pledges to the country.
The lawmaker made this known in a post on his Twitter account on Tuesday.
He stated that the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, made this known when he appeared before a Senate Joint Committee.
Shehu Sani wrote: “Today at the Senate Joint Committee we engaged the Minister of transport over Eastern and other rail lines.
“He answered relevant questions on progress made.
“He briefed us that the FG need more loans in order to fulfill its Railways pledges to the country.”