Mr. Fidet Okhiria, the Managing Director of the Nigeria Railway Corporation, NRC, has declared a free train ride to passengers, from the 24th of December, 2021 to the 4th of January, 2022.
According to reports, Okhiria disclosed this on Friday in Abuja.
He stated that “The decision which was made in collaboration with the Minister of Transportation, is to ease movement of citizens during the Yuletide.”
He added that “This is to help ease the cost of transportation and to enable citizens to move easily to enjoy the festive period.”
He noted that “All passengers are also enjoined to observe and obey Covid-19 rules by wearing of face mask, washing and sanitizing of hands.”