Tag: Minister of Transport

Amaechi apologises to Nigerians over suspension of free Iju-Abeokuta train ride

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2019

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Friday apologised to Nigerians over the suspension of the Iju-Abeokuta free train ride during the 2019 general elections. ... Read More

Amaechi: Gunmen Didn’t Attack The Abuja-Kaduna Train

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 10, 2018

Taiye Elebiyo-Edeni:  The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed that some miscreants on Tuesday hauled stones on the Abuja-Kaduna train. The corporation denied, however, the story ... Read More

News Summary: Violence Against Women, NAF Destroy New Boko Haram Camp, And All You Need to Know Today 31/8/2016

admin- August 31, 2016

VP Flags Off Digital Training For Nigerian Youths A strong signal is being sent to the world economic powers as four hundred Nigerian youths are ... Read More

VP Osinbajo Inaugurates Nigeria Railway Concession Committee

inno.korie- August 13, 2016

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo The federal government has inaugurated a steering committee for the concessioning of the eastern and western lines of the Nigeria railways ... Read More

News Summary: VP Inaugurates committee on concession of Nigeria railway and all you need to know Today,13-08-2016

inno.korie- August 13, 2016

VP Osinbajo Inaugurates committee on concession of Nigeria railway The federal government has inaugurated a steering committee for the concessioning of the eastern and western ... Read More

FG Saves $800m on Coastal Railway Renegotiation Agreement with CCECC

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 1, 2016

The Federal Government has signed a contract agreement with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) on the construction of the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Railway project. ... Read More

NTA Network News Summary: All You Need to Know Today 2-06-2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 2, 2016

Senate to Amend Lottery Act The Senate has passed for second reading the bill for an act to amend the national lottery act. Senate; No ... Read More

FG Requires $166bn To Meet Nigeria’s Transport And Energy Needs – Amaechi

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2016

The Federal Government would require 166 billion dollars in the next five years to meet the country's energy and transport infrastructure needs, the Minister of ... Read More

Minister of Transport on Railway in South West

Suleiman Idris- January 12, 2015

Minister of Transport, Senator Umar Idris says railway services in the south west has continued to enjoy priority attention in president Good Luck Jonathan Administration’s ... Read More

Special on Modern Railway

admin- March 18, 2014

By Zainab Banu The decision of the Federal Government to resuscitate the railway and develop a modern gauge in line with global trend is seen ... Read More

D-8 Countries Meeting on Shipping Opens

admin- March 11, 2014

By Zainab Banu D-8 member countries on shipping are in NIgeria for the 3rd time in 3 years consolidating on their previous achievements and to ... Read More

FG to Concession Railway Operations

admin- October 22, 2013

By Zainab Banu The on-going resuscitation of the Nigerian Railways will soon get a boast as the Federal Government begins the process of involving the ... Read More

Minister Inspects Kafanchan Lafia Rail Projects

admin- May 14, 2013

By Zainab Banu The Minister of Transport, Idris Umar has challenged contractors, Engineers and the Management of Nigerian Railway Corporation to complete and deliver for ... Read More