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Nigerian Transportation Sector in Dire Need of Reforms

For a long time, transport unions have steadily increased their power and influence, being positioned in a strategic sector of the economy whose activities...

FG sets to construct $272 million worth 5.76km light rail in Abuja

The Federal Government of Nigeria says it is set to build a $272 million, 5.76km rail track in the Federal Capital Territory. The announcement was...

NAF fighter jet to start escorting Abuja-Kaduna train- Amaechi

A Nigerian Air Force fighter jet will henceforth escort the Abuja-Kaduna train when it resumes operations. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi disclosed this when he...

FG orders Aviation Minister to fast track the airport concession

The Federal Government has directed the Ministry of Aviation to fast track the airport concession programme. This was disclosed by President Muhammadu Buhari during the...

NRC reacts as train reportedly runs out of fuel along Lagos-Ibadan route

Passengers on a train travelling from Ibadan, Oyo State, to Lagos State, were reportedly stranded on Thursday when it ran out of fuel. It was...

Kano to have biggest rail station in Nigeria- Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has disclosed that Kano State will house the biggest rail station in the country. Amaechi made this disclosure when...

Shippers urge NPA to stop activities of unregulated private jetties at ports

The Nigerian Importers Integrity Association (NIIA) has called on the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and other relevant agencies including the Nigeria Customs Service, National...

Amaechi receives committee’s report on private jetties

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has lauded the members of the Presidential Standing Committee on Private Jetties (PSCPJ) for compiling and presenting reports and...

Tickets of intra-city trains won’t be more than N250 per trip, LASG assures Lagosians

Lagos State Government has disclosed that the tickets of the intra-city trains would not be more than N250 per trip. Speaking on the service which...

LASG purchases three more trains for blue line rail project

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the government has acquired three more trains for the Blue line rail project. He spoke when he flagged off the...