Nigeria Railway Corporation shuts train services over Coronavirus

NRC suspends train services

The Nigeria Railway Corporation has announced suspension of train services amidst fear of the deadly coronavirus.

In the news, from Monday 23rd March there will no longer be train services in the country.

The Corporation said further information would be made available to passengers.

This is contained in a statement by the Deputy Director Public Relations of the Corporation, Yakub Mahmood.

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“The Board and Management of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC)have decided to stop all passengers’ train operation as from Monday 23rd March 2020.

“This is in view of the report of the already known Coronavirus outbreak.

“Further information on passengers’ train services will be made available in due cause to our esteemed passengers.”

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