The Nigerian Railway Corporation have received the last dozen of train coaches some days ago for the newly constructed Lagos-Ibadan railway track.
This announcement was made known to the public via the official Twitter handle of the Nigerian Railway Corporation some minutes ago.
The tweet reads :
Some days ago, Nigeria took delivery of the last dozens of train coaches ordered in the month of March. The coaches have been transported to Nigerian train base in Papalanto, Ogun state and will be used on the Lagos-Ibadan railway when operations begin. pic.twitter.com/jFYjNvX422
— NIGERIAN RAILWAY CORPORATION (@Official_NRC) June 1, 2020
According to reports, the Lagos-Ibadan rail track cost the Federal Government $1.53Bn and it was also funded by the Chinese Government as well.