The Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi, has disclosed the launch of N900 million e-ticketing platform of the Nigerian Railway Corporation, NRC.
Acccording to him, the the e-ticketing platform is another feat achieved by the NRC, the Federal Ministry of Transportation and the federal government.
Amaechi made this disclosure at the launch of the e-ticketing in Abuja
Amaechi said: “This project which is a Public-Private Partnership is a product of over three years of rigorous procurement process and due diligence involving the NRC, NITDA and finally obtaining approval from the Federal Executive Council.
“Today marks the beginning of the automation of ticket sales in all our major stations on the Abuja Kaduna train service. This is a total package that also includes access control which will be deployed subsequently.