Amaechi Inaugurates Ministerial Implementation Committee for Kaduna Inland Container Dry Port. Photos

The Hon. Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has inaugurated a 16-man Ministerial implementation Committee for Kaduna Container Inland Dry Port. The inauguration of the Committee which was done Thursday, June 23, 2016 in his office, Abuja is expected to work out modalities that would ensure full scale commencement of activities at Kaduna Inland Dry Pot.
Inaugurating the Committee, the Minister said the concept was predicated on Public Private Partnership (PPP) using Build, Own, Operate and Transfer (BOOT) model adding that the Inland Container Deports (ICD) is an equivalent of a Sea Port located in the hinterland which receives containers by rail or road from the seaport for examination with clearance formalities done by the Nigeria Customs Service and other competent bodies. Amaechi who expressed optimism about the capability of the Committee Members to do a thorough job, acknowledged the enormous work ahead and urged them to work in line with the terms of reference.