Another attack had occurred at Rigasa train station on Saturday, January 26, at about 8pm as gunmen attacked vehicles conveying travellers shortly after they arrived Rigasa railway station from Abuja. The gunmen injured some and abducted several others.
This attack has been confirmed by the police.
According to News Agency report(NAN), the attack occured along the roadd linking the airport to the railway station at about 8pm.
We brought new of a similar attack that occurred on Friday on the same road and about the same time after passengers left the train station and were heading to their homes in Abuja and other places.
Some families of those abducted had already been contacted by the kidnappers as a ransom of N20 million had already been demanded.
Meanwhile, one of those shot by the kidnappers is being treated at the 44 Army Reference Hospital Kaduna as he is currently in critical condition.
An anonymous eye witness at the train station motor park told NAN 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. “A similar incident happened on Friday night and again they attacked travellers on Saturday night,” he said.
The Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, confirmed the incident when contacted and pledged to provide details later.