Passengers stranded in bush as Kaduna/Abuja train breaks down




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were on evening stranded for hours in the bush, as the -Abuja train broke down.

A video circulated on social media showed taking fresh air outside the train, while the faulty train was been attended to.

The Nation gathered the hours journey to Abuja took than four hours to be completed.

In the video, a passenger (name unknown) said, the train stopped for hours at an unknown location and forced most to get off for fresh air.”

When contacted to confirm the incident , the Rigasa Station, Aminu Ibrahim, said the incident was a mere mechanical fault, which is normal for any engine.

He however said the fault had since been fixed and the train has since resumed it normal schedule.

According to him, “what happened is a normal thing, it was a mechanical fault. As you know, mechanical fault is normal for any engine. But, it has since been fixed and we have since resumed our normal operation. In , we did all our schedules today.” (The Nation)