China Loan: Nigeria will pay back in 20 years — Amaechi

Kindly Share This Story:Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi says Nigerian government has the capability to pay back loans collected for the construction of rail projects within the stipulated period of 20 years. Amaechi, in a statement on Saturday, said China was the only country giving out loans with a low interest rate of 2.8 per cent. He said no country in the world would give out a loan without a guarantee to pay back such loans. READ ALSO:Sallah: Celebrating under economic strain “The trade agreement between Nigeria and China, the ministry of transportation does not take loan, everything about loan is directed to the Ministry of Finance, so,  I couldn’t have signed any loan because I don’t take loan. “What I signed is what is called commercial contract, which is contract between the Federal Government and CCECC as a contractor, the contract between Nigeria and China is usually signed by the ministry of finance. “Whether is the ministry of finance that signed it or the ministry of transportation, the issue is that nobody will give you loan free of charge. “There must be an agreement and such agreement must contain some terms, that doesn’t mean that you are signing away… Read full this story

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