The Nigerian Shippers’ Council has expressed concern over the vandalism and theft of railway tracks connecting the Inland ports in the country. The council’s Executive Secretary, Pius Akutah, raised the concern on Tuesday while inspecting the Funtua Inland Dry Port, Katsina State ahead of its inauguration. According to him, the […]

Four people have been reportedly killed and many others injured after two trains carrying hundreds of passengers collided in Indonesia on Friday. The crash between an intra-city train carrying 287 passengers and a local line with 191 onboard took place at 6:03 am local time, 1103 GMT, near Cicalengka. An […]

The Nigeria Railway Corporation has concluded plans to launch night operations before the second quarter of 2024. The Managing Director of NRC, Fidet Okhiria, disclosed this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday. He started, “What is limiting us is the night operations, and that is […]

The Managing Director, Nigerian Railway Corporation, Mr. Fidet Okhiria, has said that the corporation will begin six train trips daily on the Standard Gauge Train across the board in 2024. Okhiria disclosed in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos State, on Monday. He said that the […]

The European Rail Sector welcomes the conclusion on 18 December of Trilogue negotiations between EU institutions on the revision of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) Regulation. The Community of European Railway & Infrastructure Companies (CER) acknowledges the immense work and tireless commitment of the Rapporteurs, Shadow Rapporteurs, MEPs, and Council […]

The Nigerian Railway Corporation has announced the commencement of a free train ride on all its passenger services, following the directive of President Bola Tinubu. This was disclosed in a press release by the NRC saying it would commence free train services from Thursday, December 21, 2023, to Thursday, January […]