A train conveying passengers from Abuja to kaduna has been attacked by bandits and people were injured.
The bandit attack took place around Dutse axis in kaduna just a few kilometres away to the Rigasa train station in igabi local government area of the state.
According to a report by one of the passengers, the train track was bombed with an improvised explosive device (IED) which forced the train to derail.
When the train finally stopped, the bandits fired gunshots at regular intervals.
They forced themselves into the train, kidnapped, shoot some people with others feared dead.
A passenger in the train tweeted.. I’m in the train, I have been shot please pray for me.
As at the time of publishing this report, troops has been sent to the scene of the attack to rescue the remaining passengers.