Transport ministry proposes N205b budget for 2021
The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has proposed the total sum of N205.1 billion as capital budget for the ministry in year 2021.
Delta 2023 and rotational governorship
Delta State was greeted by misgivings when it was created in 1991 by the General Ibrahim Babangida administration. The many ethnic groups which constituted the new state held one another in suspicion.
Nigeria at 60: Let’s end politics of mistrust
After several years of colonial rule, Nigeria was granted independence on October 1, 1960 by the British government.
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.
Kano can’t afford white elephant project, Tofa tells Ganduje
National Republican Convention (NRC) candidate in the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election, Alhaji Bashir Tofa, has told Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje that the state needs no white elephant project like the proposed light rail.
Passengers shun Abuja-Kaduna railway due to fare hike
One month after commencement of commercial operations on the Abuja-Kaduna railway, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) is still battling with low passenger turnout...
Understanding IBB’s political decisions
For some Nigerians, the former Nigerian military president, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, popular called IBB, was a modern-day political philosopher.
We’re ready to operate Abuja/Kaduna line, says NRC
Following the announcement by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on the resumption of the Abuja/Kaduna rail line, the Nigerian Railway Cooperation (NRC) says it is 85 per cent ready for commencement of operation on the route.