The Abuja-Kaduna rail corridor would resume duty from December 5, as announced by the Federal Government.
Recall that the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) had suspended train service along the route after terrorists attacked a passenger train in Kaduna on March 28.
NRC Managing Director, Fidet Okhiria, who noted that they are ready to resume services, advised passengers wishing to utilize the service to update their mobile app from December 3 for booking.
The services will commence with two train rides from Abuja-Kaduna and vice versa. Okhiria also assured passengers of their safety. He said; “AK 1 will depart Idu station at 9:45hrs and arrive Rigasa Station at 11:53hrs. “KA 2 will departs Rigasa at 8:00hrs and arrive Idu station at 10:17hrs. “AK 3 will depart Idu Station at 15:30hrs and arrive Rigasa Station at 17:38hrs.
”And KA 4 will depart Rigasa at 14:00hrs and arrive Idu Station at 16:07hrs.”