Troops Rescued Attacked Abuja-Kaduna Train Passengers
Sequel to the attack by some bandits on the train that play between Abuja and Kaduna yesterday night, the Nigerian troops has now secured the train and passengers trapped by terrorists.
Security agencies have reported to the Kaduna State Government that the military has secured the Kaduna bound train from Abuja trapped by terrorists.
The Kaduna State Government received multiple reports of an attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train service at around Kateri-Rijana general areas.
Relevant action agencies were urgently contacted, and robust deployments of personnel were swiftly made to the area to secure the passengers on board.
Efforts are ongoing to convey the passengers from the location and others that sustained injuries have been rushed to hospitals for urgent medical attention.
The Government of Kaduna State will be liaising with the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) to ascertain the list from the passengers' manifest for efficient tracking.
This is to acquire an accurate inventory of all passengers and their actual status.
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