Saturday, January 25, 2020, unidentified gunmen laid siege to vehicles occupied by passengers who had just come off a train at the Rigasa railway station situated in the Northern state of Kaduna. Some of the travelers were abducted while others were let go with injuries.
Passengers aboard a train at the train station
Naijauto gathered that the incident occurred after the passengers got to the train station from the federal capital territory, Abuja, around 8 pm. According to reports, the families of those who were abducted have been contacted – with a ₦20 million ransom being demanded.
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This was not the first time such a thing happened at the station. An incident like this happened on Friday, January 24, 2020.
Speaking about the incident, the Kaduna State Police Command Spokesperson, DSP Yakubu Sabo, stated that the police had commenced investigations to get to the root of the issue.
Hopefully, the culprits will be apprehended.
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