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Abuja-Kaduna train service to resume Saturday – Amaechi
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Abuja-Kaduna train service to resume Saturday – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said train services will resume on the Abuja-Kaduna route on Saturday (today). The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), announced suspension of its operation on the route following an explosive attack on some portions of the tracks on Wednesday. The NRC in a statement on Thursday confirmed that there was an explosion on the rail track. It further stated that the explosion affected the fuel tank of the locomotive on Abuja to Kaduna last train (AK10) of 20th October 2021. The corporation also stated that the affected locomotive had been sent to the workshop for assessment and repairs. It added that there were no reported casualties or injuries to either the passengers or train crew. Following the attack, the Minister embarked on...