Travellers are literally taking flight from insecurity that made the Abuja-Kaduna Road a death trap. The post As insecurity worsens, airline launches Abuja-Kaduna flights appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Some national dailies that a train conveying passengers to Abuja from Kaduna was attacked by suspected gunmen. The post NRC speaks on Abuja-Kaduna train attack, assures of safety appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir El Rufai has declared that the Kaduna-Abuja highway which had gained notoriety in the past as one of the most part dangerous roads in the country is now the safest because of measures taken by his state government in collaboration with security agencies. Continue reading Abuja-Kaduna highway now […]
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) have expressed regret over the failure of the last locomotive train scheduled to convey passengers from Abuja-Kaduna on Tuesday. Mr Yakub Mahmood, NRC’s Deputy Director, Public Relations, said this in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja. “The management of the NRC expresses […]
The protesters claim a resident was killed by security operatives. The post Mob blocks Abuja-Kaduna road over ‘extra-judicial killing’ appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The police confirmed that an attack indeed took place on the dreaded highway. The post Abduction of 30 people on Abuja-Kaduna Highway untrue — Police appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Commuters were stranded for several hours during the siege, which was eventually neutralised by security forces. The post Gunmen attack travellers on Abuja-Kaduna Highway, abduct many appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Kaduna state commissioner of police sunday confirmed that 52 cows were crushed to death by an kaduna-Abuja bound train. Addressing a press conference in Kaduna, police Commissioner Ahmad Abdurahaman said the incidence happened in Kasarami in Kagarko local government of the state. According to him, the command received a distress call of the accident […]
Eight deadly kidnappers/killers terrorizing Abuja-Kaduna-Kano expressway have been arrested by IRT. Two AK-47 Rifles, several other weapons and Army uniforms were recovered from them. The kidnappers confessed to several kidnappings and killings along the Expressway by shooting on the cars of innocent citizens… Serious efforts to arrest the remaining gang members are in progress. Suspects […]
The suspected Abuja-Kaduna expressway kidnappers paraded by the police on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday announced the arrest of eight notorious kidnappers operating along Abuja-Kaduna expressway. On July 22, armed kidnappers numbering about 10 had a field day on the dreaded Abuja-Kaduna expressway, killing and abducting scores of travellers. Among […]
The Abuja-Kaduna rail service, which commenced commercial activities on July 26, 2016, is part of the Federal Government’s transportation transformation programme. The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says his expectation for Abuja-Kaduna rail service after two years of operations is for the route to break even and not about profit making. Amaechi made the […]