The recent attack on innocent bystanders at Tom Ikimi Train Station in Igueben Edo State was denounced by the Federal Minister of Transportation, Mua’zu Sambo Weekend, who called it nasty and absolutely savage.
Henshaw Ogubike, the director of press and public relations, informed Nigerians in a statement that security agencies are working to ensure the release of the abducted passengers.
The statement reads: “The Public is hereby reassured that the security Agencies are making efforts to rescue the kidnapped Train passengers.
“The Nigerian Police is on the trail of the criminals and have mobilised with a view to protecting the lives and property of the remaining passengers. The Government is saddened by this unpleasant development and assures its prompt response to the ugly situation.”