Chinelo UNIPORT-trained surgeon killed in trapped Abuja-Kaduna train
Megafu Chinelo, a University of Port Harcourt trained Dental Surgeon, has been identified as one of the passengers shot dead during a terrorist attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train on Monday.
According to multiple reports, Dr. Chinelo, who was among the passengers on board the train had twitted after being shot and called for prayers.
Her tweet reads: “I’m on the train. I have been shot, please pray for me”
Meanwhile, the Kaduna State Government Tuesday issued an update on the terrorists’ attack on a Kaduna-bound train but failed to give figures for casualties.
It however said the evacuation of passengers trapped in the train from Abuja was concluded this morning by security forces.
Aruwan said the passengers who sustained injuries and other fatalities had also been moved to hospitals.
Unconfirmed reports said 15 passengers were injured, while two died.
Meanwhile, families are currently in trauma. Some of the families said they are yet to get confirmation concerning the whereabouts and well-being of their loved ones.