Lagos-Ibadan Rail: Lagos Government closes Ilupeju bypass
The Lagos State Government has announced closure of Ilupeju bypass for the Lagos-Ibadan Railway Modernisation Project between 8:00p.m. on Wednesday and 6:00a.m. on Thursday
Lagos-Ibadan rail: LASG closes Jibowu, Yaba level crossings
The Lagos State Government says it will be closing down the Jibowu and Yaba Level Crossings for laying of tracks on the right side of the new standard rail line.
Amaechi urges CCECC to deploy more expertise, equipment to speed up completion of rail project
The Minister Of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has charged the China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) to deploy more equipment and manpower to commensurate the volume of work
Lagos-Ibadan rail: Amaechi says there’s remarkable improvement on work
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says there is remarkable improvement on the pace of work on the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge railway line.
Lagos-Ibadan rail: Amechi detects compromise, orders stoppage of work
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, on Friday ordered stoppage of work at Omi-Adio Railway Station under construction on Lagos-Ibadan standard guage rail line over compromise of standards by the contractor.
FG extends Lagos-Ibadan rail project completion deadline
The Federal Government has extended the completion date of the Lagos-Ibadan railway project to April 2020. The project was initially scheduled to be completed by February 2020, but Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, during an inspection tour of the project at the weekend,
Osinbajo inaugurates wagon assembly plant in Ogun
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday, inaugurated the Wagon Assembly Plant at Kajola in Ifo council area of Ogun as part of efforts to boost the ongoing railway modernisation programme of the federal government.
Respite for roads as Lagos-Ibadan rail line opens for test-run, free rides in November
For many frequent road travellers who dread the daily carnage on the highways owing to road accidents and loss of man-hours to traffic, the disclosure by the Minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, yesterday that the Lagos-Ibadan rail line is almost set for completion is a relief that would put an end to many hassles and travails of road users on one of the nation’s busiest highways.