Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari today launched the Abuja metro rail line.
The President acompanied by Kaduna State Governor Nasir El Rufai, minister for transport Rotimi Amaechi and other dignitaries launched the metro line this Morning at the new metro station in Central Business District of Abuja.
After the launch, President Buhari joined by other dignitaries and journalists took a ride from the metro station to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.
The metro lite rail line is the first phase of a metro line for Nigeria’s capital city.
It is the first of its kind in the Nigerian capital.
Saheed Badmus brings you the pictures of the historic event.