Buhari commissions Abuja-Kaduna rail service
About seven years after its commencement, the first phase of the Abuja-Kaduna Standards Rail Gauge was commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari, with a pledge to ensuring that the country has a working rail system.
FG committed to safeguarding Nigeria’s marine environment - Amaechi
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says the Federal Government will continue to safeguard Nigeria’s marine environment to improve on revenue generation.
FG to inaugurate Abuja-Kaduna rail project July 26
The minister, however, said that after the official launch on July 26, commercial services would start immediately.
Nigeria seeks greater collaboration with IMO
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has expressed Nigeria’s commitment to greater collaboration with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to develop the maritime industry.
Remove me from the national grid
I have listened to the lamentations of Super Minister, Babatunde Fashola, on the poor power situation in the country and I want to genuinely help him come around his problem.
Funding energy, transportation infrastructure
The report that the Federal Government would, for the next five years, require US$166 billion to provide energy and transportation infrastructure for Nigeria, as given by the Minister of Transportation ...
Amaechi urges use of inland waterways for mass transportation
The minister of transportation has restated the readiness of the Ministry to partner with the Lagos State Government on better ways of utilising the inland waterways to improve the transportation system in the state.
Government targets 30 months to complete Lagos to Port Harcourt rail line
Amaechi also frowned at the situation where passengers hang on moving trains, especially in Lagos, urging the authority to immediately partner with security agencies to stop the act.