Tag: Train

Rotimi Amaechi Inspects Lagos-Ibadan Gauge Rail-line to Ascertain The Level of Operations

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2021

The Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail-line has recorded hundred percent increase in passengers volume one month after inauguration. Minister of transportation Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi who made ... Read More

Abuja-Kaduna train: NRC apologises over failed locomotive

Abdul Jimoh- November 21, 2020

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has apologised to passengers that boarded the Abuja-Kaduna train which broke down due to failed locomotive along the route on ... Read More

Google, Flutterwave to Train 5,000 SMEs in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

Google Nigeria, in partnership with digital payments company, Flutterwave, will commence a series of business clinics aimed at helping 5,000 merchants across Nigeria acquire the ... Read More

FG to Provide 10 More Coaches by November – Amaechi

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2019

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says 10 more coaches will be provided by November to address the upsurge of passengers at railway stations ... Read More

European Union and British Council Trains Journalists in Borno

AMT Tanimu- December 6, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Maiduguri: The Managing Conflict in the Northeast (MCN) programme has conducted a training and capacity building workshop for journalists from print and broadcast ... Read More

PCNI and UN Hold Workshop on Revolutionizing Humanitarian Interventions – Alkasim Abdulkadir

AMT Tanimu- December 6, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) and the United Nations concluded a two-day workshop on the UN’s “New Way of Working” a widely ... Read More

PCNI Trains Journalists on Humanitarian and Development Reporting – Alkasim AbdulKadir

AMT Tanimu- November 28, 2018

The Presidential Committee on North East Initiative, PCNI, has tasked journalists in Nigeria’s troubled North-East zone on conflict sensitive, humanitarian and development reporting. At a ... Read More

#BokoHaram: PCNI Trains 170 Stakeholders on The Peace-building Process

AMT Tanimu- November 22, 2018

Training has begun for 170 stakeholders comprising traditional Rulers, Judicial officers, and Imams on peacebuilding and Transitional Justice in Gombe State by the Presidential Committee ... Read More

Journalists Trained on Conflict, Humanitarian Reporting – @NePcni

AMT Tanimu- November 22, 2018

The Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative (PCNI) has trained 20 journalists on conflict and humanitarian reporting in Borno, to fast-track reconstruction and rehabilitation of the ... Read More

MCRP Trains 360 Community Peace Group Members in Borno State

AMT Tanimu- November 14, 2018

The Borno State Multi-Sectoral Crisis and Recovery Project in collaboration with the World Bank has taken a step towards peacebuilding and the restoration of social ... Read More

FAO Trains 51 Agricultural Workers to Boost Extension Services in the North East

AMT Tanimu- August 29, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Abuja: The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations says it has trained no fewer than 51 agricultural workers under its ... Read More

Catholic Church in Kogi Trains 130 Community Leaders on Improved Water Supply, Sanitation

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Catholic Diocese of Lokoja has trained 130 community leaders on how to improve water, sanitation and hygiene infrastructure in their various communities. Rev. Fr. ... Read More

NGO, FORD Foundation, Train 100 Aspiring Youths Ahead of 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2018

(Photo: NAN) A youth organisation, the Youngsters Development Initiative (YDI), has organised a capacity building workshop for young Nigerians eyeing various elective positions in the ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Economic Recovery and Growth Plan: NITDA Trains 100 Women

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2018

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), with the mandate of developing and regulating Information Technology (IT) in Nigeria, has started its first set of ... Read More

Fifty Three Youths In Taraba Get Empowered In Fadama III Project

Henry Solomon- September 27, 2017

The Fadama III Additional Financing (AF), in Taraba said on Wednesday that the project has trained 53 women and youths on various agricultural enterprises. The ... Read More

Army Special School Buni Yadi To Train ‘Strike Forces’

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2017

The Nigerian Army Special Forces School in Buni Yadi, Yobe, will train “strike forces” which will be deployed in liberated communities in North-East, Defence Minister, ... Read More

Nigeria Air Force `Wings’ Two Flying Officers

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Tuesday winged two of its officers who had completed a one-year flying training course at Laughlin Air Force Delrio, ... Read More

Train Tragedy: Saraki Commiserates With Indian Govt, Bereaved Families

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 22, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday, commiserated with the Indian Government and the bereaved families over the death of about 133 people (according to ... Read More

India Train Disaster: President Buhari Condoles PM Modi

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 21, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sorrow and regret over the Sunday train disaster in India that killed more than 100 passengers near Pukhrayan. The ... Read More

Hong Kong Company Promises Nigeria Alternative Source Of Power

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2016

The Hong Kong LED lighting manufacturing company, iFlux, on Monday promised to assist Nigerian government in alternative source of power in the country. The Managing ... Read More