Abuja, Kaduna rail begins every day categorical service



    Abuja-Kaduna rail service

    Taiye Elebiyo-Edeni

    The Abuja-Kaduna customary gauge railway has commenced every day categorical service, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) unveiled the service on Thursday in Abuja.

    Mrs Nafisa Bello, the Principle Public Relations Officer, informed the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the “categorical prepare are the primary and final journey from Monday to Saturday at about 7a.m and 6p.m from Idu and 6.40a.m and 6p.m from Rigasa with out stopping at different stations’’.

    She mentioned that based mostly on the brand new further coaches, the timing and efficiency has improved to fulfill passengers ‘ demand.

    According to her, they run 4 spherical journeys from Monday to Saturday from Idu station to Rigasa, with two spherical journeys on Sunday’s.

    “With the extra new coaches, now we have began an categorical prepare service which is the primary and final prepare of the day, 6a.m and 6p.m from Idu station, then 6.40a.m and 6p.m from Rigasa besides on Sunday.

    “We run 4 spherical journeys from Monday to Saturday, from Idu station now we have prepare for 7a.m, 9.50a.m, 2.20p.m and 6p.m. additionally from Rigasa now we have 6.40a.m, 10.35a.m, 2p.m and 6p.m.

    “ On Sunday we have just two round trips which are 12.30p.m and 5p.m from Idu station then 1p.m and 4p.m from Rigasa.”

    She mentioned that the company was addressing downside of promoting tickets with out seats by in Kubwe station.