Many people have been feared abducted when gunmen attacked vehicles conveying travellers who arrived at the Rigasa railway station from Abuja on Saturday.

According to NAN, some of the victims were abducted while others sustained injuries.

The attack occurred along the road linking airport road from the railway station at around 8pm.

Saturday’s incident was the second within 24 hours following a similar incident on passengers around on Friday night about the same spot.

Some families of those abducted have been contacted by the kidnappers who are reportedly demanding N20 million ransom.

One of those shot by the kidnappers is said to be receiving treatment at the 44 Army Reference Hospital Kaduna.

A witness at the train station motor park told NAN on condition of anonymity that some of the vehicles hurriedly turned back when they heard gunshots.

“This is the second time they attacked vehicles conveying travellers who alighted from the train along same road,” he was quoted to have said.

“A similar incident happened on Friday night and again they attacked travellers on Saturday night.”

When contacted, Yakubu Sabo, spokesman of the Kaduna police command, confirmed the incident, promising to provide details later.

You may be interested

No Regret Choosing Nigeria Over England –Iwobi
Sports
12 views
Sports
12 views

No Regret Choosing Nigeria Over England –Iwobi

Webby - May 20, 2024

Super Eagles midfielder, Alex Iwobi has disclosed that he has no regret choosing Nigeria ahead of the Three Lions of…

It’s Been A Bad Campaign For Man United –Onana
Sports
2 views
Sports
2 views

It’s Been A Bad Campaign For Man United –Onana

Webby - May 20, 2024

Manchester United goalkeeper Andre Onana has admitted that the Red Devils had a bad Premier League campaign.Recall Man United finished…

Orban’s Lyon Eye European Qualification Ticket On Final Day Of Ligue 1 Season
Sports
2 views
Sports
2 views

Orban’s Lyon Eye European Qualification Ticket On Final Day Of Ligue 1 Season

Webby - May 18, 2024

Gift Orban and his Lyon teammates would hope to end the Ligue 1 season with qualification to Europe.Lyon will host…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.