The first lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, on Thursday travelled from Kaduna to Abuja by train.
One of her aide said it was a move that was meant to encourage more Nigerians to use that mode of transportation.
It was learned that Mrs. Buhari arrived in Kaduna from Kano by air and then decided to travel by train to Abuja.
She was accompanied by her younger brother, Mahmud Ahmad, also known as Modi, and a few aides.
One of her associates said;
The train left Kaduna at 4 pm and arrived in Abuja at past 6 pm. This is the first time she would make a long journey by any other mode of transportation, one of her associates told