HeadlinesTransport Lagos-Ibadan train service begins full operation Tuesday By maritimemag June 14, 2021 ShareTweet 0 The newly- commissioned standard gauge railway service from Lagos to Ibadan will commence on Tuesday. The management of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC ) stated this in a statement signed by the Lagos District Manager, Jerry Oche, in Lagos on Sunday. According to him, the Lagos-Ibadan train services will now be available in the mornings from Tuesday. “The updated time table for Tuesday to Friday is as follows: Lagos to Ibadan at 8:00 a.m. from Mobolaji Johnson Station at Alago meji Ebute – Meta Lagos. Also, the train will take off from Ibadan to Lagos at 8:00 a.m. from Obafemi Awolowo Station at Moniya. “The train will take off from Lagos to Ibadan at 4:00 p.m. from Mobolaji Johnson Station Alagomeji, while from Ibadan to Lagos at 4:00 p.m. from Obafemi Awolowo Station at Moniya. “The standard gauge train schedule on Saturday from Lagos to Ibadan is at 8:30 a.m. from Mobolaji Johnson Station at Alagomeji while the train will leave from Ibadan to Lagos at 8:30 a.m. from Obafemi Awolowo Station at Moniya. “For Saturday evening, it is from Lagos to Ibadan at 6:00 p.m. from Mobolaji Johnson Station at Alagomeji, while the train will take off from Ibadan to Lagos at 6:00 p.m. from Obafemi Awolowo Station at Moniya,” Mr Oche said. He said that the Alagomeji, Abeokuta, and Moniya were still the stop stations of the Lagos-Ibadan train services. It would be recalled that the Lagos- Ibadan standard gauge railway was commissioned by President Mohammadu Buhari last week Thursday in Lagos amidst fanfares. © 2021, maritimemag. All rights reserved.