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  • Updated: December 09, 2022

NRC Adjusts Take-Off Time For Abuja-Kaduna Train

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has announced the adjustment of the take-off time schedule for its last two trains from Idu (Abuja) to Rigasa (Kaduna) and vice versa, effective from December 12, 2022.

The Manager, Abuja-Kaduna Train Service (AKTS), Pascal Nnorli disclosed this on Friday.

He said the adjustments were to ensure the early arrival of the trains to their destinations, as they (trains) will now depart 30 minutes earlier than their previous take-off time.

“The AK3 from Idu(Abuja) which takes off at 3:30 pm to arrive at Rigasa (Kaduna) at 5:38 pm, will now leave at 3:00 p.m., to arrive at 5:08 pm.

“Also KA4 train of 2:00 p.m. from Rigasa(Kaduna) will now depart from Rigasa at 1:30 p.m. and arrive at Idu(Abuja) at 3:37 p.m. instead of 4:07 p.m.”

Nnorli assured passengers of the corporation to ensure the safety of its passengers and properties onboard its trains at all times.

The NRC resumed services along the Abuja-Kaduna rail corridor on December 5, 2022, after about eight months of non-operation caused by a terrorist attack on the rail line on March 28, 2022.

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