*Nigeria’s Contribution-15% *CRCCI’s Contribution-10% * China EXIM Bank loan-75% *CRCCI to manage rail line & Warri Port to recover loan The Nigerian Government has signed a contract agreement for the construction of railway to link Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory with Itakpe and Warri. The rail line which is about […]
– Jude Igwemezie, a Nigerian engineer, has won a whopping $500 million contract to construct train lanes in Iraq – The Nigerian engineer, trained in Canada, is handling a project that was described a vital one to the country’s transport system – Igwemezie said that getting contract in Iraq was easier for […]
Olawale Rasheed,Director,African Railway Roundtable writes about a new rail corridor,the Kano-Maradi line that is to connect Sahelo Sahara region with West African coast through Nigeria.
THE Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has suspended the daily operations of narrow gauge from Ijoko in Ogun State to Ebute Metta-Apapa, from Monday to fast track completion of the new standard gauge within the deadline set by the Federal Government. Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, had on Monday, announced […]
The Nigerian government has extended its rail modernisation plan to Kano,far northern Nigeria from Ibadan in South Western Nigeria. The Standard guage is already under implementation between Lagos ,the nation’s commercial capital and Ibadan,the largest city in West Africa.The new approval when implemented means that Nigeria northern region is linked […]