The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, in a latest statement on Saturday declared free train ride on the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line.
According to the former Rivers Governor, the free rides will commence on 30th of November 2019 and end in March 2020.
He urged commuters on the route to make use of the advantage and save transportation cost especially during the festive period.
He said “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”
The free ride is expected to start from the Iju train station in Lagos State.