Abuja–Kaduna train service resumes Dec 5, says NRC 

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The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has announced that services along the Abuja–Kaduna rail corridor would resume on Monday, December 5, 2022.

NRC Managing Director, Fidet Okhiria, said all was set for the resumption of the services.

Okhiria, however, advised passengers wishing to utilise the service to commence updating of their mobile app from December 3, to enable them to successfully book the ride.

According to the NRC boss, the services will commence with two train rides from Abuja-Kaduna and vice-versa.

“AK 1 will depart Idu Station at 9:45am and arrive Rigasa Station at 11:53am. KA 2 will depart Rigasa at 8:00am and arrive Idu station at 10:17am. AK 3 will depart Idu Station at 3:30pm and arrive Rigasa Station at 5:38pm. And KA 4 will depart Rigasa at 2pm and arrive Idu Station at 4:07pm,” he said.

The NRC boss assured passengers of the Federal Government’s commitment to ensure safety of lives and properties on board its train at all times.

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