FG promises resumption of Abuja-Kaduna train service by November


The Federal Government has disclosed that train services on the Abuja-Kaduna rail line will resume in November.

The Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo, made this known on Monday while giving the score card of his ministry in Abuja.

Sambo said adequate security had been put in place to ensure the safety of passengers, he however, did not specify the date of the rail’s commencement of service.

The minister also added that a system has been put in place that will ensure prompt monitoring of movements on the rail tracks.

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) had suspended train service along the route after Boko Haram terrorists attacked a moving passenger train in Kaduna on March 28, 2022.

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