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Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority

Tanzania-Zambia railway halts copper transportation after strike

The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has suspended all train services, including the transportation of copper following a strike by workers in Africa’s...

Bollore-Africa-Logistics

Bollore loses Benin Republic railway bid 

By AFP  Benin’s top court has rejected a bid by French group Bollore to recover control of a rail project to link Cotonou with Abidjan, a lawyer for a local firm told...

Egyptian train crews held following fatal crash, railway chief quits

Egyptian train crews held following fatal crash, railway chief quits

The head of Egypt’s railway authority, Medhat Shousha, has resigned following a train collision in Alexandria that killed at least 41 people, Transport Minister Hisham...

NRC attributes poor haulage movement to insufficient locomotives

Union calls for private investments in railway 

The workers’ union of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has called for unbundling of the 1955 Act of the parastatal, which limits involvement in rail...

railway

Do you see this administration transforming the railway to its former days?

Railway system has been grossly neglected in Nigeria. This is largely due to its inability to enjoy much patronage from the public. Compared to other means of...

Nigeria Railway Corporation

Do you see this administration transforming the railway to its former days?

Railway system has been grossly neglected in Nigeria. This is largely due to its inability to enjoy much patronage from the public. Compared to other means of...

Fake travel agent docked for N265,000 visa fraud

Wharf rat in court for assaulting railway police officer

  A 25-year-old man, Umaru Abdullahi, reported to be wharf rat appeared before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court yesterday for allegedly assaulting a railway police...

Rotimi Amaechi

Nigeria to start talks with General Electric over railway contract -Amaechi

Nigeria will enter negotiations with General Electric over a railway project in the West African country, transport minister Rotimi Amaechi said on Wednesday. In March...

Train crushes 52 cows to death in Kaduna

Workers’ diligence prerequisite to railway revival – Official

The ongoing efforts of the federal government to revive railways in the country required workers of the Nigerian Railways Corporation (NRC) to be diligent and...

lagos rail line

Railway frustration forced Dangote to assemble trucks – Ameachi

Minister of Transportation,  Chibuike Ameachi, Tuesday, said the decision of Aliko Dangote to set up a $100 million trucks assembly plant in Lagos was born out of...

amaechi

Amaechi says FG needs more time to negotiate railway deal with GE

The Federal Government needs more time to negotiate a railway concession project with the United States’ General Electric, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi...

Nigeria railway moves 510 cattle from Zamfara by train

  The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) on Saturday resumed its Cattle Cargo Services. Lagos Railway District Manager (RDM) of NRC, Jerry Oche, said 510 cattles...