22 Jul 2022
Augustine Arisa is the District Manager (Lagos) of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC). In this interview with journalists, he spoke about the operations of the district
24 Apr 2022
On a sunny afternoon at Mile 2 bus park in the Amuwo-Odofin area of Lagos state, a commercial bus driver prepares to embark on an inter-state journey.
18 Jun 2021
Four Chinese working at the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge railway project were yesterday, abducted in Ogun State by gunmen while a policeman was killed during the operation...
13 Jun 2021
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says it will begin full operation of the standard gauge railway service from Lagos to Ibadan on Tuesday.
16 Mar 2020
The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) at the weekend said it had concluded plans to launch an hourly train service on the Abuja-Kaduna route.
22 Feb 2020
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says Nigerians will soon enjoy hourly train services on the Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge rail line.
11 Jan 2018
Ten people were confirmed dead in a ghastly motor accident around Alapako/Ogunmakin by the Foursquare Camp ground, Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Tuesday night. The fatal crash occurred around 9:00p.m. immediately after the diversion by a construction firm working on highway, RCC, to enable repairs of the weakened bridges around the segments of the expressway. …
13 Dec 2017
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line would be completed in December 2018 and set for commissioning in Jan 2019. Amaechi said this during the end of the year news briefing and inspection of Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line in Papalanto, Ogun. The minister said he was…
26 Sep 2017
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris has ordered the dismantling of all roadblocks nationwide with immediate effect.
16 Sep 2017
The accident, which occurred around Elelubo area in Oluyole local council of Oyo State, involved two 18-passenger buses. One was said to be coming from Lagos while the other departed from Ibadan garage.
17 Jun 2016
Ogun State government has started the demolition of shanties and illegal structures along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway and other parts of the state.