Gunmen attack Abuja-Kaduna train

Unknown gunmen said to be suspected kidnappers attacked an Abuja bound train on Thursday.

The train service became a major route to Kaduna from Abuja following the activities of bandits on the Abuja-Kaduna expressway.

The train left the Rigassa station at about 10 am in Kaduna before it was attacked by the gunmen at Katari, about 70 kilometers from Abuja, Vanguard reports.

The gunmen attacked the train with guns and other projectiles.

Confirming the incident to Vanguard, a passenger disclosed that the train suffered “ballistic projectiles attack” but nobody was hurt.