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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...

PHOTOS: Train derails in Lagos

One person was killed and several others injured when a passenger train derailed early Thursday morning in Lagos. The accident happened at Mangoro, along the...

Six killed, 16 injured in Danish train accident

Six killed, 16 injured in Danish train accident

Six people were killed and 16 people injured on Wednesday when a train with 131 passengers on board was hit by debris from a passing train. According to officials, the...

Lagos-Ibadan rail line: Amaechi gives CCECC Jan 2019 deadline to begin commercial opreations

Amaechi: Lagos-Ibadan train operations to begin Feb 2019

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has urged the contractor handling the Lagos-Ibadan railway project, Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC),...

Rail concession: NRC assures workforce of job security

NRC resumes Lagos-Kano train service Friday

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says it would resume the Lagos-Kano Mass Transit Train Services (MTTS) on Friday. The Deputy Director, NRC Public Relations,...

Dutch train kills four children

Dutch train kills four children

Four children from a Dutch daycare centre were killed on Thursday when a train hit their electric cargo bike at a level crossing, police said on Thursday. A fifth child...

Train crushes 52 cows to death in Kaduna

Train crushes 52 cows to death in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command said no fewer than 52 cows were crushed to death by a train along Kasarami – Jere axis in Chikkun Local Government Area in Kaduna State...

13 children die after train hits school bus

13 children die after train hits school bus

At least 13 children were killed and five critically injured on Thursday after a train smashed into a small school bus in northern India, an official said. The students,...

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