Covid-19: RIVERS GOVT LAUNCHES FREE BUS SCHEME; TO OPERATE FROM 6:30AM – 7PM DAILY

Rivers State Government has launched a COVID-19 Free Bus Scheme to cushion the effect of the pandemic on citizens. A statement by Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications on June 01, 2020, disclosed that, inaugurating the Scheme in Port Harcourt today, the Commissioner for Transport, Mr. Sunny Ejekwu commended Governor Wike for the initiative which is the first of it’s kind … Continue reading Covid-19: RIVERS GOVT LAUNCHES FREE BUS SCHEME; TO OPERATE FROM 6:30AM – 7PM DAILY

DELTA LINE GETS 60 NEW BUSES

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Friday, December 20, in Asaba, inaugurated 60 buses for Delta Transports Services Limited (Delta Line) with a charge to the company to turn around its fortunes through improved services. He commended the company for its improvement, saying that the successes recorded by it within the 18 months of operating on Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) arrangement with God is Good Transport Development … Continue reading DELTA LINE GETS 60 NEW BUSES

FRSC DENIES ‘CHIP WHIP’ NUMBER PLATE

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has distanced itself from the ‘Chip Whip’ number plate, which was posted on social media and has since gone viral on the internet in the last 24 hours. The Road Safety Corp, in a statement signed by Bisi Kazeem, Corps Commander, Corps Public Education Officer, FRSC and published online, states categorically that the FRSC did not produce the number … Continue reading FRSC DENIES ‘CHIP WHIP’ NUMBER PLATE

AMAECHI SIGNS MOU ON RAIL MODERNISATION, IN SOCHI RUSSIA

The Hownourable Minister of Transportation Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi on behalf of the federal government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), with Russian for the modernisation, development of railway infrastructure, rehabilitation of existing Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) rolling stock-fleet and upgrading of workshops across the country. The MoU, involves two Russian firms: Russian Joint Stock Company Russian Railway (JSCRR) and Transmash Holding, a private rolling … Continue reading AMAECHI SIGNS MOU ON RAIL MODERNISATION, IN SOCHI RUSSIA

FIDC/MA, AIMS Consortiums Emerge Favorites in Opening Bids To Concession Asaba Airport

Two consortia, FIDMA/MA and AIMS emerged as favourites in the quest by the Delta state government to select appropriate concessionaires to manage and upgrade the Asaba Airport in line with best international standards. The bid to concession the Asaba Airport was opened on May 22. 2019, by the transaction adviser to the state government, on the concession modalities for the airport, HALCROW Infrastructure Nigeria Limited, … Continue reading FIDC/MA, AIMS Consortiums Emerge Favorites in Opening Bids To Concession Asaba Airport

WIKE CALLS FOR MORE INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS, AS TURKISH AIRLINES LAND MAIDEN FLIGHT AT P’HARCOURT INT’L AIRPORT

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the commencement of Turkish Airlines Flights to the Port Harcourt International Airport will lead to greater economic development for the state. Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, reports that Gov. Wike, while speaking during a ceremony to mark the maiden flight of Turkish Airlines to Port Harcourt International Airport on Tuesday, … Continue reading WIKE CALLS FOR MORE INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS, AS TURKISH AIRLINES LAND MAIDEN FLIGHT AT P’HARCOURT INT’L AIRPORT

WIKE SET TO MAKE CRITICAL INTERVENTION AT P’ HARCOURT INT’L AIRPORT, AS TURKISH AIRLINE COMMENCES FLIGHT OPERATIONS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the State Government will make critical interventions at the Port Harcourt International Airport to improve the international acceptance of the facility. Governor Wike also expressed happiness that Turkish Airlines will commence International Flights to the Port Harcourt International Airport. A report issued by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, stated that … Continue reading WIKE SET TO MAKE CRITICAL INTERVENTION AT P’ HARCOURT INT’L AIRPORT, AS TURKISH AIRLINE COMMENCES FLIGHT OPERATIONS