Everything you need to know about Port Harcourt Maiduguri rail line (Details)

Everything you need to know about Port Harcourt Maiduguri rail line (Details)

The Port-Harcourt Maiduguri Rail when completed, would connect Rivers (Bonny, Elelenwoe, etc) Abia, Imo, Enugu, Ebonyi, Anambra, Benue, Nasarawa, Plateau, Kaduna, Bauchi, Gombe, Yobe and Borno States by rail.13 states in total.

Contract duration is 36 months.

Total Track Length – 2044.1km.

Number of stations and passing loop – 61.

Maximum Speed – 80km/h.

Number of jobs – 10,000 during construction, 5000 after construction.

Funding – 85% loan and 15% F.G counterpart.


This industrial park would be supported with necessary infrastructure, including, Power, Water, Waste Disposal, ICT, Gas distribution, transportation, logistics centres and other ancillary facilities.


This would have a container terminal capacity of 500,000 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) per annum and 100,000 Deadweight tonnage Berth.

Contract value – $700 million

Funding – Direct investment by CCECC and other financial institutions.


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