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Engineer derails train towards hospital ship USNS Mercy

Engineer derails train towards hospital ship USNS Mercy

  A train engineer at the Port of Los Angeles is facing federal felony charges for allegedly running a train locomotive at full speed off the end tracks towards the...

NRC vows to deal with train roof top riders

NRC denies alleged gun attack on train

  The Managing Director/CEO of the Nigerian Railways Corporation (NRC), Fidet Okhiria, has denied reports in some sections of the media that gunmen attacked its...

Train derails, catches fire in Bangladesh

Train derails, catches fire in Bangladesh

  Rail services in parts of Bangladesh including capital Dhaka were on Thursday suspended after six compartments of a train derailed following a devastating engine...

73 confirmed dead in Pakistani train fire

73 confirmed dead in Pakistani train fire

  A fire swept through a Pakistani train on Thursday, killing 73 people and injuring nearly 40 after a gas canister that passengers were using to cook breakfast...

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi

Amaechi defends budget, denies attack on train 

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi denied reports that a train was shot at, saying that nobody shot at any train. Speaking yesterday in Abuja when he presented...

NRC vows to deal with train roof top riders

NRC vows to deal with train roof top riders

The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) on Thursday warned rooftop riders against endangering their lives, saying the corporation would no longer treat the offence with...

NRC to passengers: Don’t kill yourself because you want to ride on train

The Lagos District Manager of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), Jerry Oche, on Saturday advised intending train passengers to desist from all suicidal acts while...

VIDEO: Train crushes 5 people in Lagos

An Ogun State-bound passenger train today crushed five people including a tricyclist after the tricycle veered into its tracks at a suburb between Agbado Crossing and...

EFCC busts train ticket racketeers in Abuja and Kaduna 

EFCC busts train ticket racketeers in Abuja and Kaduna 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said in Abuja on Monday that it arrested eight suspected train ticket racketeers in Abuja and Kaduna. Five of the...

French customs strike hamper Paris-London train service

French customs strike hamper Paris-London train service 

Eurostar trains from Paris to London were on Sunday affected by cancellations and severe delays as French customs officers staged work-to-rule industrial action. The...

Nigeria Railway Corporation

NRC: 2,500 passengers enjoyed free train rides on Lagos-Abeokuta route 

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) said it has so far transported 2,500 passengers free of charge on the Lagos-Abeokuta route on its new standard gauge line. NRC’s...

PHOTOS: One dead as train derails in Lagos 

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed that one person died at an early hour train derailment on Thursday at Ashade railway crossing Agege, Lagos. Lagos...