Kaduna-Abuja Train Attack: Five More Captives Released

Osaretin Balogban

Five more captives that were abducted by terrorists from the Kaduna-Abuja train have been released.

On March 28, Terrorists abducted over 60 train passengers after attacking the train, killing 14 and leaving several others wounded.

After the incident, the abductees have been released in batches. According to the DailyPost, a family member of one of the victims confirmed that Professor Mustapha Umar Imam, a medical doctor at the Usman Dan Fodio University Teaching Hospital (UDUS) in Sokoto was among the released captives.

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Reports also confirmed that the Imam was shot while in captivity. The other released captives were Akibu Lawal, Abubakar Ahmed Rufai, Muktar Shuaibu, and Sidi Aminu Sharif.

Tukur Mamu, who negotiated the release of the last four abductees, confirmed the latest development.

Source: Daily Post

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