NRC Suspends Multi-Billion Dollars Train Services After Bandits Bombed Kaduna-Abuja Train

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Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has suspended Multi-billion Dollar train Service after Bandits Bombed One of her trains along Abuja-Kaduna route.


Native Reporters had it that armed bandits on Wednesday bombed a train travelling between Abuja and Kaduna, inflicting technical damages on the country’s major rail infrastructure.


Former Senator Shehu Sani said a train he rode between Kaduna and Abuja on Thursday morning nearly derailed because of an explosive that damaged a section of the tracks.


Mr Sani, in a telephone exchange with Peoples Gazette over the incident, said the bandits were targeting the trains in order to dispose of passengers of their cash and other valuable possessions. He also said the attackers opened fire on the train driver.

Credit: Sun Reporters




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