Tag Archives: NIGERIAN RAILWAYS

REVIVED CROSSCOUNTRY RAIL SERVICE: ARMY TRANSPORT 450 RECRUITS BY RAIL FROM ZARIA TO LAGOS IN 25-HOUR HOP

Nigerian soldiers DAILY TRUST Zaria Thursday, 27 December 2012 The Nigerian Army yesterday transported about 450 of its new regular recruits that graduated recently from the training depot in Zaria by train to Lagos. Speaking to journalists while flagging off … Continue reading

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FG INAUGURATES 1,126KM LAGOS-KANO RAIL SERVICE

NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA Saturday, 22 December 2012 The Federal Government yesterday in Lagos inaugurated the Nigeria Railway Corporation’s Lagos-Kano intercity passenger train services and haulage of petroleum products. The Minister of Transport,Sen.Idris Umar, said at the event that the … Continue reading

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