Former governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr Orji Kalu has described the attacks on Kaduna-Abuja trains by bandits and terrorists as evil, cruel and devastating
Lamenting the ugly incident, Kalu commiserated with families of the departed souls, while wishing hospitalized victims speedy recovery.
In a Facebook post, Senator Kalu urged security agencies to work assiduously in rescuing kidnapped victims, adding that the perpetrators of the evil act must face the wrath of the law.
In his message, the bewildered former governor called on security agencies to work with the community where the attack took place in their efforts to expose the perpetrators of the evil act.
“I condemn in totality the attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train by unknown persons. The attack is cruel, evil and devastating. Security agencies must launch a robust investigation into the ugly incident.
“I commiserate with the families of the departed souls and pray that God will give them the fortitude to bear the sad losses.
“I equally pray for the quick recovery of victims hospitalized and safe release of abducted victims”.
Kalu urged Nigerians to be vigilant and peaceful, adding that violence and other forms of social vices are detrimental to the progress of Nigeria.