Terrorists Release the Final 23 Victims Of The Kaduna-Abuja Train Attack
The terrorists have released the final 23 hostages from the Kaduna train attack.
This information was released on Wednesday, October 5, by Usman Yusuf, Secretary of the Chief of Defence Staff Action Committee. He claimed that at around 4 PM today, the captives were freed.
”I am pleased to announce to the nation and the world that at 1600Hrs. (4:00pm) today, Wednesday 5-10-2022, the seven-man Presidential Committee assembled by the Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), General L E O Irabor, secured the release and took custody of all the 23 remaining passengers held hostage by Boko Haram Terrorists following the attack on the Abuja to Kaduna train on 28-3-2022.
The nation owes a debt of gratitude to the Nigerian Military under the leadership of the CDS who conceived and guided the operation. from start to finish. All sister Security Agencies and the Federal Ministry of Transportation contributed immensely to this Operation.
The unwavering support of the President and Commander in Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR is what made it all possible.
Members of this Committee are grateful for the rare honour and privilege to be part of this Humanitarian Operation. May God Almighty Heal Our Wounds and Bring Peace to Our Land.”he said
Remember that on March 28, insurgents assaulted the train, kidnapped over 100 people, and killed some of them.