NIGERIA: Minister Pressures Contractors on Lagos-Ibadan Rail work

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi pressures the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation in charge of the Lagos-Ibadan railway project to speed up the level of work. The Transportation Minister after an inspection visit to the project had a chat with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation top managers. Mr. Rotimi Amaechi said that… Continue reading NIGERIA: Minister Pressures Contractors on Lagos-Ibadan Rail work

NIGERIA: Passengers of Abuja-Kaduna Rail Service Dissatisfied

The users of Abuja-Kaduna train services have shown dissatisfaction and their discomfort over the incapability of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) to start an E-ticketing service as promised to be put in place by the corporation. The passengers claimed that the commission has promised to commence the E-ticketing service this December and has lately assured… Continue reading NIGERIA: Passengers of Abuja-Kaduna Rail Service Dissatisfied

NIGERIA: Abuja to be Connected to NIger by Rail.

The Federal Government is working to link Niger state with Abuja by rail in 2020. This Project work was disclosed by the State Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sanni Bello. The Governor alluded to the public when he spoke at the last session of the State Council Meeting in Minna. Alhaji Bello said that… Continue reading NIGERIA: Abuja to be Connected to NIger by Rail.

NIGERIA: Railway Corporation to Introduce E-Ticketing

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) disclosed the corporation’s intention to introduce e-ticketing for train services across the country. The NRC’s Managing Director, Mr. Fidet Okhiria said this at the country’s capital Abuja, he further disclosed that the processes involving the commencement of the e-ticket platform were at its final stage of getting the necessary approval… Continue reading NIGERIA: Railway Corporation to Introduce E-Ticketing