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Nigerian Railway Corporation

22 Jul
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
21 Jul
Despite the rise in operational expenses driven partly by hike in diesel increase, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has said there are no plans to increase fares on the route it currently operates.
22 Jun
The Nigerian Railway Corporation generated N5.70bn revenue from passengers in 2021, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says.
19 Apr
Staff and retirees of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) in Kano State have appealed to the Federal Government to intervene in the eviction notice served them by NRC.
16 Apr
Families of kidnapped victims of the recent terrorist attack on a passenger train in Kaduna State have warned the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) against resuming train services in the route without rescuing their loved ones from the den of terrorists.
13 Apr
Power and rail infrastructure are the most attacked assets in Nigeria in the last three years. This was disclosed in a report by a socioeconomic research firm, SBM intelligence, yesterday, titled: ‘Attacks on infrastructure in Nigeria.’
8 Apr
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says it has successfully moved 12 out of 14 coaches involved in the recent Abuja-Kaduna train attack, to its various stations. Mr Fidet Okhiria, NRC’s Managing Director, in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday, said efforts were being made to recover the remaining two coaches. ”Extensive Rolling Stock…
5 Apr
One week after terrorists attacked a train in Kaduna State, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), yesterday, said that 168 passengers are yet to be accounted for...
4 Apr
The Managing Director, Nigerian Railway Corporation, Mr Fidet Okhiria, has said that 14 of the 21 passengers abducted on board Ak9 train on the standard gauge rail from Kaduna to Abuja were found alive and safe.
4 Apr
The higher level to which terrorism is being taken in the country leaves no room for doubts that rather than the much bandied story of terrorists having been largely decimated, they are actually waxing stronger.
2 Apr
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed the safety of about 170 passengers that were on board the attacked AK9 Abuja to Kaduna train on March 28. Mr Fidet Okhiria, the NRCs Managing Director, said in a statement on Saturday that the corporation was however collaborating with relevant authorities to ensure safety of the other…
29 Mar
Suspected terrorists yesterday night detonated explosives on the Abuja-Kaduna train and opened fire on about 970 passengers on board.


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The dawn of November 21, 1948, as authentic records heralded some significant luminous foreboding for the family of Chief Ugwuoke and Lolo Nwakaego Dinwoke (both of blessed memory) as it marked the birth of a vibrant neonate with an uncanny destiny. As custom demanded, that child was soon named Nnadi by his paternal uncle, Ihe…
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Apart from the Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) which holds from 19th to 26th August in Lagos, Nigeria’s bustling commercial capital, perhaps the next biggest news coming from the Bar at this time is the suspension of Mrs. Joyce Oduah as the NBA General Secretary. Mrs Oduah’s suspension came days ahead…
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Mr Yakubu Lawal, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Information, Culture and Tourism that was abducted by gunmen has regained freedom.
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A man was injured and a woman was in serious condition after a shooting in a shopping centre in southern Sweden on Friday, police said.
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South Africa's largest ethnic group, the Zulus, will on Saturday crown a new king following a year of feuding over who should ascend to the throne of the country's most influential traditional monarchy.