NRC GIVES UPDATE ON TRAIN ATTACK
Written by awawa on April 5, 2022
The Managing Director, Nigerian Railway Corporation, Mr Fidet Okhiria, has said that 14 of the 21 passengers abducted on board Ak9 train on the standard gauge rail from Kaduna to Abuja were found alive and safe.
This is contained in a statement issued on Monday in Lagos by Okhiria in an update on the attack and abduction of passengers on the train by terrorists on March 28, at Kateri-Rijana area of Kaduna State.
He said that a total of 362 validated passengers were on board the attacked AK9 train service.
“No fewer than 186 persons on the manifest are confirmed to be safe and at their various homes with additional 14 persons confirmed safe yesterday, ” Okhiria said.