Monday, July 13, 2020
A rail track in Ethiopia.

AfDB approves $1.2M grant for Ethiopia-Sudan Railway feasibility study

The African Development Bank's Board of Directors has approved a $1.2 million grant for Ethiopia's government to fund a feasibility study into a standard-gauge...
Nigerian Railway Train

NRC, APM Terminals begin evacuation of Containers by Rail from Ports

APM Terminals Apapa and the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) have begun the evacuation of containers by rail from the Lagos Port Complex, Apapa. The Nigerian Shippers’...

FG receives railway coaches, locomotives from China

The Federal Government has announced that it had received railway coaches and locomotives to be used on key rail lines in Nigeria. It stated that...
NRC Train

Nigerian Railway Corporation mandates use of face mask in premises

The Nigerian Railway Corporation has stated that it is now compulsory for its employees and other individuals entering the NRC premises to use face...

NRC considers reopening railway services to aid movement

The Nigerian Railway Corporation has disclosed that there is a possibility that train services may reopen in some states next week to ease movement...

COVID-19: NRC begins fumigation of railway offices, district

The Nigerian Railway Corporation has initiated the fumigation of its offices at its headquarters and the Lagos district as well as other parts of...

Lagos-Ibadan Rail project at 90% completion

The Federal Government has revealed that the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project is currently at 90 per cent completion. The outgoing Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry...

Trains collide in Egypt, thirteen people injured

Two passenger trains collided on Thursday in the Egyptian capital causing various degrees of injury to thirteen people, the health ministry disclosed. The accident...

Lagos-Ibadan coaches are in transit- Chinese firm

CRRC Tangshan Company Limited, the Chinese company producing train coaches for the Lagos-Ibadan rail line said on Friday that the second batch of 12...

Coronavirus, cause of delay of Lagos-Ibadan rail project- FG

The Federal Government has disclosed that the ongoing construction work on the Lagos-Ibadan rail project has been placed on hold due to the outbreak...