The Nigerian railway Corporation has confirmed attack of the train heading to kaduna yesterday the 20th of october by hoodlums.
the station’s Manager, Pascal Nnorli who confirmed the incident stated that the train was attacked by 8 pm, at kilometer 148 between rijana and dutse, blowing up some section of the track and targeting parts of the train.
although no life was lost, some of the drivers sustained injury.
back up train was dispatched around 12:15 this morning,
to get passengers safely to kaduna.
train operations have been temporary cancelled to enable proper investigation of the incident.