11 - 13 Oct 2023


Ghana government approves $230m to purchase railway coaches – Minister

The Government has approved $230 million for the purchase of 30 rolling stock coaches for rail transport in the country and some are expected to arrive by September, this year.

Mr Joe Ghartey, the Minister of Railways Development, made this known when he addressed the media in Accra on Wednesday, to update the public on the status of railway infrastructural development and rehabilitation works ongoing in the country.

He said the Nana Akufo-Addo-led government was determined to construct standard gauge rail network using asphalt as the basis for foundation and capable to run 160 kilometres per hour.

via @GhBusinessNews