FG declares free train rides for travelers along Lagos-Ibadan route

The Honourable Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi

Nigerians travelling along the Lagos-Ibadan route by rail will begin to enjoy free train rides from today.
The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, made this known on Saturday via his twitter @ChibuikeAmaechi.

He said that the free train rides would run until March 2020, as he urged travelers along that route to take advantage of the initiative.


According to him, the take-off point is the Iju train station.

His tweets: 

Our free rides on the Lagos-Ibadan standard guage rail line will begin today and run through March, 2020. Commuters on that route can take advantage of it and save on transportation during the festive season & beyond. 
Let’s ride to the #NextLevel

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Take-off point is Iju.