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Man and his two children die in auto crash few days after burying nephew killed in Abuja-Kaduna train attack

After burying his nephew who was killed in Abuja-Kaduna train attack, one Mosugu Ezekiel Atebi and his two children, Joana and Jason, have been killed in a fatal auto crash. According to reports, the fatal accident happened along the Keffi-Abuja road on Good Friday, April 15. Father and children were laid to rest today, […]

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Photos from the funeral of Chinelo Megafu, medical doctor killed in Abuja-Kaduna train attack

The remains of medical doctor, Chinelo Megafu, who was killed in the Abuja-Kaduna train attack of March 28 2022, were committed to mother earth today April 21st. The funeral service was held at the Shepherdhill Baptist Church, Obanikoro, Lagos while her body was laid to rest in a private cemetery. Chinelo had taken to Twitter to […]

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Shehu Sani reveals real identity of those behind Abuja-Kaduna train attack

Former lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani says the rampaging gunmen that attacked Abuja-Kaduna train are not bandits. Recall that heavily armed men had attacked a Kaduna bound train on March 27, killed some passengers, injured scores while over hundred were kidnaped. The bandits have in a recent video, asked the Federal Government to act fast, […]

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Train attack: 146 Abuja-Kaduna train passengers unreachable

Six days after the Abuja-Kaduna train was attacked by terrorists, 146 passengers out of the 362 passengers on the ill-fated ride are currently unreachable, according to The Nigerian Railway Corporation. This was disclosed in a statement, which was released on Monday April 4 by Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation, Mr Fidet Okhiria. Mr Fidet […]

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Lady set to wed in April missing after being in the Abuja-Kaduna train attacked by bandits

A Nigerian woman identified as Hannah Ajewole, is currently missing after being in the ill-fated Abuja-Kaduna train attacked by bandits on Monday, March 28. Hannah, a staff of the railway services who worked in the tea section, was reportedly on the train when it was ambushed by the terrorists. According to a staff of the […]

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How I escaped terrorist attack on Abuja-Kaduna train

Nigerian actress Rahama Sadauhas narrated how she missed the train that was attacked by gunmen along the Abuja-Kaduna road. On Monday night, terrorists attacked a Kaduna-bound train. They bombed the rails hence the train was forced to a halt. Witnesses said the attackers later surrounded most of the coaches and opened fire before they […]

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Abuja-Kaduna train attack: “The terrorists were small boys, I saw them” – Survivor recounts ordeal, says terrorists were shouting ‘Allahuhakubar’ as they shot sporadically

Survivors of the terrorist attack on an Abuja-Kaduna train on Monday, March 28, have recounted their ordeals. Unknown Gunmen attacked a Kaduna-bound training carrying hundred of passengers on Monday Evening. The train reportedly left Abuja at about 6 P.M and it was attacked between Katari and Rijana. Several people were killed, dozens injured, and others […]

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Woman, husband and children declared missing after attack on Abuja-Kaduna train

Following the brutal attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train on March 28, a Nigerian woman identified as Maryam Bobbo, her husband and children have been declared missing. Twitter user @Muazzamz who made this known on Twitter wrote; ”Maryam Bobbo, her husband & children still missing from what happened last night during the train attack may […]

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Names of 398 passengers on board bombed Abuja-Kaduna train (Full list)

The names of 398 passengers on the ill-fated Abuja-Kaduna train have been published. Recall that on Monday night, gunmen suspected of being terrorists attacked the Abuja-Kaduna train between Katari and Rigina axis, killing hundreds of passengers. WITHIN NIGERIA gathered that during the attack, many passengers were said to have been initially kidnapped, including Zamfara State […]

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Managing Director of Bank Of Agriculture among Abuja-Kaduna train passengers kidnapped by bandits

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Agriculture, Alwan Ali Hassan, has been confirmed as one of the Abuja-Kaduna train passengers abducted by bandits after the terrorists successfully blew up the train on Monday evening. According to SaharaReporters, Hassan was among the victims whisked away by the terrorists using cars […]

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Former Zamfara Deputy Governor, Ibrahim Wakkala shot in Abuja-Kaduna train attack

A former Deputy Governor of Zamfara State, Ibrahim Wakkala, sustained gunshot injuries in Monday’s terrorist attack on an Abuja-Kaduna train. An aide to the former Deputy Governor, who confirmed the report said Wakkala who was returning from the APC National Convention, was shot during the gun duel between the terrorists and the military, Channels […]

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Doctor killed in Abuja-Kaduna train had resigned last month and was about relocating this Friday- Friends

A female medical doctor, Megafu Chinelo, who was killed on Monday in the Abuja-Kaduna train attack was meant to travel out of the country on Friday. WITHIN NIGERIA had earlier reported that suspected terrorists detonated a bomb on the rail track of an Abuja-Kaduna train on Monday evening. This publication also reported that two cleaners and […]

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“She was due to travel abroad for a better life” -Friends mourn Dr Chinelo Megafu who was shot dead in Abuja-Kaduna train attack

Megafu Chinelo, A young doctor who made a tweet last night during the attack on the Abuja Kaduna train is now dead. Chinelo, a dental surgeon at St Geralds hospital in Kaduna was one of the 900 passengers on board when the terrorists attacked the train. Friends say, Chinelo recently resigned and was to leave […]

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Saraki Reacts to Bandits’ Attack on Abuja-Kaduna Train

Bukola Saraki, The former Governor of Kwara State took to Twitter on Tuesday, March 29, 2022, to condemn the attack. Former President of the Senate and presidential hopeful, Bukola Saraki has condemned the bandits’ attack on the Abuja-Kaduna bound train on the night of Monday, March 28, 2022. The train with over 900 passengers on […]

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Nigerian female doctor killed in the terror attack on Abuja-Kaduna train. Her last tweet read ”I’m in the train. I have been shot please pray for me”

A Nigerian female doctor has been reportedly killed in the terror attack on Abuja-Kaduna train  The doctor identified as Chinelo, had taken to her Twitter handle last night to ask people to pray for her after she sustained a gunshot injury during the attack. ”I’m in the train . I have been shot please pray for me.” […]

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Two bodies deposited in hospital, many injured after terrorists bombed Abuja-Kaduna train

Two cleaners and workers of the attacked Abuja-Kaduna train identified as Loretta and Abdul, have reportedly lost their lives and their corpses deposited at St. Gerald’s Catholic Hospital in Kaduna. According to SaharaReporters, some security personnel and passengers have also been confirmed dead but their names have yet to be released. “Meanwhile, two dead bodies […]

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Terrorists bombs Abuja-Kaduna train with 970 passengers onboard

Suspected bandit terrorists have detonated a bomb on the railtrack of Abuja-Kaduna train and successfully immobilised it, according to DAILY NIGERIAN. It was reported that the attack on Monday night occurred at a point between Katari and Rijana. One of the passengers who confirmed the incident said the attackers surrounded the train, shooting sporadically. […]

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Man busted with fake $100,000 notes along Abuja-Kaduna highway

A Nigerian man identified as Abdulrazaq Rabi’u was detained by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for possessing counterfeit $100,000 bills. He was apprehended on the Abuja-Kaduna highway on March 3, 2022, according to NDLEA spokesperson Femi Babafemi in a statement released on Sunday. Babafemi did not elaborate but did say that on […]

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