Breaking News: Amaechi Escapes As Kidnappers Attack Abuja-Kaduna Train Passengers

Hundreds of Abuja-Kaduna train passengers, including the minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, have escaped attack by kidnappers on Sunday evening.

DAILY NIGERIAN reliably gathered that the kidnappers laid in ambush around Mando area and attempted to waylay the passengers, who arrived at arrived at Rigasa train station around 8:15pm.

Sources said no sooner the kidnappers opened fire on the vehicles than mobile policemen and soldiers arrived the scene in armoured vehicles to disperse the hoodlums.

“We were lucky the police and soldiers are nearby to come our rescue. The minister of Transport Rotimi Amaechi was among the passengers. His convoy had to make a detour onto Rigasa road,” said a passenger, Musa Lawan.

When contacted, spokesman for Kaduna Police Command, Mohammed Jalige, said he would make findings and revert.



  1. This Project has been lying fallow for donkey years. In fact throughout the entire PDP reign of LOOTOCRACY, now ,just a beacon of hope and what do I have on my hand? ORGANIZED ROBBERY that will scare prospective passengers fro patronizing the RAILWAY! LOBATAN!!
    To me , this looks like attempted SABOTAGE! Rotimiii, you have a JOB TO DO! Let the Country know your RESOLVE. Fish out these people, GO AFTER THEM BEFORE THEY COME BACK!, yes, they will.


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