Tag: Nigerian Railway Corporation

Breaking: NRC cancels Abuja-Kaduna service after terrorists attack on train

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has cancelled its service on the Abuja-Kaduna rail line after attacks on the train. The train was attacked by gunmen on two different occasions — Wednesday night and Thursday morning according to passengers and multiple sources who boarded the train. In a message to passengers[Read More…]

Passengers left stranded in a bush as Abuja – Kaduna train breaks down

Hundreds of passengers who boarded the Kaduna Train to Abuja on Monday, were left stranded in a Bush that is in a few kilometres from the train station in Rigasa, Kaduna. The train according to DailyTrust findings, developed a mechanical problem just about five minutes after it took off from[Read More…]

In Two Weeks of Operation, Abuja-Kaduna Train Service Recorded N5 million

The Abuja-Kaduna train service recorded N5 million within the first two weeks of operation, Fidet Ikhiria, acting managing director of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), has revealed. Ikhiria made this known to NAN while travelling on the train from Abuja to Kaduna on Saturday. The federal government invested $1.46 billion[Read More…]

Nigerian Railway Corporation Warns Soldiers, Police Against Boarding Train Without Ticket

The management of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) on Wednesday warned the police, military and para-military and other uniformed personnel against boarding its Ogun/Lagos Mass Transit Train (MTTS) without ticket. The Lagos Railway District Manager, Jerry Oche, gave the warning while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in[Read More…]

Oshodi Rail Station To Resume Services March 31 After 7 years -NRC

NAN The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) is to re-open its Oshodi Station in Lagos on March 31 after seven years of closure. The NRC said in a statement in Lagos on Wednesday that the proposed re-opening was in response to appeals from commuters. The statement was signed by the Public[Read More…]