By Odimmegwa Johnpeter, Abuja
The Management of the Nigerian Railway Corporation has tendered an apology to all passengers on board the KA2 train that left Rigasa this morning and failed at the Dutse section. This was contained in a statement signed by Paschal Nnorli, Manager Abuja-Kaduna Train Service.
According to Nnorli, the failure which was a result of Mechanical malfunction is highly regretted. He also noted that this failure and consequent delay no doubt caused delays to subsequent train services from Abuja to Kaduna. He stated that the failed Locomotive is currently receiving attention from a team of Engineers and Technicians at the Idu Locomotive workshop.
While thanking passengers for their patronage, he also sincerely apologized for the inconveniences this breakdown have caused them.