The Management of Nigerian Railway Corporation has apologised to all passengers on board KA2 train that left Rigasa this morning and failed at Dutse section of the Abuja Kaduna rail route.
The development left passengers stranded there for over two hour.
In a statement by the manager,Abuja Kaduna station,Mr.P.Nnorli,the failure which was as a result of Mechanical malfunction is highly regretted.
According to the statement, the failed Locomotive is currently receiving attention from Engineers and Technicians at the Idu Locomotive workshop.
It must be noted however that this is not the first time the locomotives on that route are breaking down and passengers are calling on the authorities to ensure proper maintenance of locomotives and coaches.