Train Derails In Abuja, NRC Suspends Services

An Abuja-Kaduna train derailed on Friday around Kubwa area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

According to Channels TV, the train was a few minutes from its destination – Kubwa – when the incident happened at about 03:20 pm.

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“The Board and Management of Nigerian Railway Corporation regrets to inform the general public, particularly our passengers of AK3 and KA4 of today 27th January 2023 that the disruption experienced on our Abuja Kaduna Train Service was a result of the derailment of KA4 at Kubwa station. There was no casualty recorded,” NRC’s Director of Operations Niyi Ali said.

“We sincerely apologise to passengers whose planned trips were affected by this incident.”