Kaduna: President Buhari meets freed train passengers

Commends military

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, met with the freed 23 passengers of the March, 28 Abuja-Kaduna-bound train attack at the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) hospital, in Kaduna.

According to an issued statement by the Media aide to the President, Garba Shehu, yesterday, in Abuja, President Buhari made an unplanned visit to the hospital to see the victims of the train attack after commissioning Cadets of 69 Regular Course (Army, Navy and Air Force) of the NDA, in Afaka, Kaduna State.

Before boarding NAF 001 back to Abuja from the Kaduna International Airport, Buhari detoured to the hospital, where he also thanked the Nigerian military for their brave services in securing the safe release of the hostages.

Members of the Chief of Defence Staff Action Committee, led by retired Maj.-Gen. Usman Abdulkadir, who facilitated the release of the train victims, were present at the hospital.

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