NRC denies report of bandits attacks on Abuja-Kaduna train
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has denied reports of alleged bandits attacks on Abuja-Kaduna train KA4 between Asham and Kubwa on Monday afternoon.
Hurdles as Lagos-Ibadan rail test-run, free rides begin
The free train ride between Lagos and Ibadan on the new standard gauge train commenced on Monday, but with low patronage as only few passengers boarded the train in two separate trips.
Fresh hope for Apapa as FG links rail to port by December
Perennial congestion of roads inward Apapa port may find a lasting solution by December when the Federal Government completes the Lagos-Ibadan rail line extension into the port.
Bureaucracy, poor infrastructure stall regional connectivity in West Africa
Until Nigeria and her West African neighbours collectively tackle wide spread bureaucracies, the region will continue to have an unwritten restriction...
Court orders remand of railway MD in Prison over contempt
The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Managing Director of Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), Fidet Okhiria to be remanded in prison for three months over contempt of court. The judge, Justice Mojisola Olatoregun ordered Okhiria to be remanded following his perpetual refusal to appear in court despite several summons. She further ordered…
Court compels NRC MD to exhibit travelling documents
Justice Moji Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos has compelled the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Fidet Okhiria to show evidence of travelling as he failed to appear on February 2018.
Railways mulls update to mitigate emerging challenges
Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has stated that it is working on upgrading its standard to meet up with federal government’s decision to revive railway operations across the country.
Tears, protests as NRC pulls down structures over Lagos-Ibadan rail tracks
Protests have trailed the demolition of structures allegedly standing on the right of way of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) in many parts of Lagos State.
Construction of Lagos-Ibadan rail begins April 14
The construction of the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail would begin on April 14.