Monday, July 13, 2020

Railway Before and Under Amaechi

By Gift Okpara A cardinal objective of the Ministry of Transportation is to provide a safe, affordable and efficient transport system and also manage and...

NRC, General Electric sign Agreement

A federal government delegation led by the Minister of Transport, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Mr. Fidet...

CCECC blacklisted by World Bank over Corruption

A leading Chinese company operating in Nigeria, Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC), under different names, has suffered a major blow as it has...

Another American Firm to invest $10bn in Railway

Following the acceptance of General Electric (GE) to buy into the complete turn- around of Nigeria’s railway infrastructure, another United States-based firm, Ameri Metro,...

General Electric moves to take over Nigeria’s Narrow Gauge

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has said General Electric (GE) who would invest over $2.7 billion into the system narrow gauge rail...
NRC Train

2019 International Level Crossing Awareness Day holds June 6

The 11th edition of the International Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD) holds June 6, 2019, and is also scheduled to be marked in Nigeria. The...

Police Inspector, Okada Rider killed by Lagos Train

Two persons lost their lives yesterday when a train crushed a commercial motorcycle (popularly known as okada) killing the rider and the passenger in...

Ameachi inaugurates NRC Board

The Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rt Hon. Chibike Ameachi has charged the newly inaugurated Board Members of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) not to...