Train operations on Port Harcourt to Aba route to start by the end of March

The Federal Government has said train services on Port Harcourt to Aba route will start operation by the end of March. Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) Fidet Okhiria, who disclosed this in Port Harcourt after leading a delegation to test-run the reconstructed Eastern Narrow Gauge Rail line, said workers were currently putting finishing touches […]

NRC to begin six train trips daily on the Standard Gauge Train across board in 2024

The Managing Director, Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Mr Fidet Okhiria, has said that the corporation will begin six train trips daily on the Standard Gauge Train across board in 2024. Okhiria who disclosed this yesterday, said that train was meant to be operating 24 hours, but the present situation in the country had reduced the […]

NRC warns passengers against online sale of tickets for Lagos-Ibadan train.

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has cautioned Lagos-Ibadan trainpassengers against falling for fictitious claims that it was selling online tickets onthe route.This is contained a statement on Saturday, in Lagos, by Mr Fidet Okhiria,Managing Director, NRC.Okhiria urged passengers to always obtain their train boarding tickets at thedesignated railway stations.“The attention of the NRC has been […]

NIN Compulsory For Passengers using the Abuja- Kaduna Train Service – NRC

The National Identity Number (NIN) is now compulsory for passenger profiling when boarding the Abuja-Kaduna Train Service. Managing Director of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Fidet Okhiria, announced this on Thursday insisting that this is part of the new security measures adopted by the government. Okhiria hinted that the number of Police, Civil Defence, and […]