Dec 9, 2022

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Kaduna Train Attack: Rescue Us Before We Lose Our Lives, Prominent Northern Elder’s Son Cries Out, Begs FG –

  • Passengers kidnapped by bandits have appealed to the federal government to come to their rescue
  • This is the son of Chairman Sadiq Ango Abdullahi of the Northern Elders Forum sounded the alarm that her life was in serious danger in a new video released by her kidnappers
  • The bandits had previously threatened to lock victims inside kill seven days if federal government fails to meet their demands

Sadiq Ango Abdullahi, son of Northern Elders Forum (NEF) Chair Prof Ango Abdullahi, in a new video released by terrorists, has urged the federal government to come to their rescue as their conditions in the kidnappers’ den have continued to deteriorate.

Sadiq and about 61 others were abducted more than two months ago when the AK 9 Abuja-Kaduna train was carried out by Terror The nine passengers were shot dead.

Vanguard reports that in the new video, Sadiq was among seven other male and female prisoners who were ordered by a terrorist to take turns speak.

Sadiq Ango Abdullahi calls FG, Osinbajo

According to Sadiq:

“We appeal to the federal government to to come to the rescue again. We’ve been here for 62 days. Most of us here are sick and not in good condition, and the situation is getting worse every day. We appeal to the federal government to come to our aid before we start losing our lives.”

Similar to a prisoner who said she was a classmate of Vice President Osinbajo at law school, cried as she spoke about her son, who had sickle cell disease.

According to the woman:

“My name is Gladys . I especially beg of Professor Yemi Osinbajo who was my classmate at 78/79 Law School. You are grandfather and father; come to our aid for we have been here 62 days and I have a son who is a sickler; I don’t know his condition now.

“I am asking the federal government and Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transport, to help us. I beg. We are all sick. I’m actually sick right now. But for my son, who is a sickler, I don’t know his condition. I appeal to the federal government.”

Abuja-Kaduna access reef: Gumi reveals what FG should do to get the kidnapped passengers released

Prestigious Islamic scholar Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has advised the federal government to pay ransoms to the terrorists holding the 62 kidnapped passengers on the Abuja-Kaduna train.

It has been reported that he ransom gave this advice during the special prayers organized by the Jama’iyyar Matan Arewa (JMA) for the victims on Thursday May 12 in Kaduna.

Meanwhile, on March 28, terrorists attacked the train, killing nine passengers and kidnapping 62 others.

‘Amaechi Must Go’: Families of kidnapped Kaduna train passengers call for minister’s dismissal

Injured families of 70 passengers killed by suspected bandits in an attack on Monday 28 March on the Abuja-Kaduna train have been demanding the dismissal of Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi.

It was reported that the families made the call during a press briefing in Abuja , the country’s capital, with families chanting “Amaechi must go.”


The families of the victims also criticized the minister for his campaign antics, saying he should an Strategies to rescue victims work.