transportation in nigeria

  1. FG Slashes Public Transport Fares by 50% for Yuletide Celebration

    Nigeria FG Slashes Public Transport Fares by 50% for Yuletide Celebration

    The federal Government revealed on Wednesday its decision to cut public transport fares for Nigerians by a significant 50%. The news was disclosed by the Minister of Solid Minerals, Dele Alake, during a press conference in Abuja, marking the commencement of a presidential intervention in public...
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    Politics FG Set to Reintroduce Bicycle Riding in Abuja

    The Federal government is planning to reintroduce Bicycle riding in the country with a pilot study of the project in the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi disclosed this when he spoke at the end of the 15th meeting of National Council on...
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    Osogbo to Kaduna: 26 Brutish Hours on a Nigerian Train [1]

    For 26 grueling hours, between the 24th and 25th December 2016, Kemi Busari journeyed on a train from Osogbo to Kaduna. In this first section of a three-part series reporter’s diary, he shares his experiences of ill-treatment, life-threatening inhumane conditions and sharp practices of...
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    Business READ What Amaechi Is Planning On Rail Lines and Sea Ports in Nigeria

    The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has disclosed that many existing rail structures will be demolished in order to link rail lines with seaports across the country. Amaechi said this in Abuja yesterday, while receiving a team from the World Bank, led by the Senior Transport...