The Abuja-Kaduna train service will only resume after security measures have been installed to forestall future recurrences of train attacks in the country.
The security measures will include short and long term plans to secure train services across the country, with the short term taking effect by the end of October.
This was disclosed by the Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo while briefing Journalists in Abuja on the release of the remaining 23 victims of the March 28, 2022 Abuja-Kaduna train attack .
- The Minister announced that no ransom was paid for their release and all 23 released passengers have been reunited with their families after proper medical check-up and examination.
He said that the objective of the government was to get them out safely without collateral damage.