• Eid-El-Kabir: Osun indigenes defy downpour to enjoy Aregbesola’s free train ride

    Eid-El-Kabir: Osun indigenes defy downpour to enjoy Aregbesola’s free train ride

    Hundreds of Osun State indigenes on Saturday defied the morning downpour to enjoy the free train ride provided by Governor Rauf Aregbesola for the Eid-El-Kabir celebration.

    The train took off from Lagos for Osogbo.

    The Aregbesola-led government has been offering the free train ride to Osun State indigenes every festive season in the past six years.

    Some of the commuters said they commend the governor for giving them the opportunity of going home to see their loved ones.

    A civil servant, Tajudeen Olafare, who […]

  • Nigerians Show-off Their Excitement as Abuja-Kaduna Train Service Offers Free Ride (Photos)

    Nigerians Show-off Their Excitement as Abuja-Kaduna Train Service Offers Free Ride (Photos)

    Here are new photos of the Abuja-Kaduna train service being tested ahead of its launch for commercial use this month.

    Ahead of its launch for commercial use this month, the Abuja-Kaduna train service is currently being tested as new photos reveal that passengers with a valid form of identification boarded a free ride this morning at Idu industrial layout in Abuja.

    Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, said that the four coaches on ground could only convey 380 passengers, while the volume […]