The Management of Nigerian Railway Corporation, NRC, has apologized to the passengers on board the AK-2 train which broke down in Dutse Yesterday.
The train left many passengers stranded for 2 hours after which another locomotive arrived at the scene to transport them to their destinations.
According to a statement made by the corporation, the train mishap was due to mechanical malfunctioning.
The statement signed by the manager of the Abuja-Kaduna train service, Paschal Nnorli, said “this failure and consequent delay no doubt caused delays to subsequent train services from Abuja to Kaduna.
“The failed locomotive is currently receiving attention from our team of Engineers and Technicians at the Idu Locomotive workshop”