Haruna Muhammad Funtua died as a result of injuries sustained in Kaduna train attack

haruna muhammad funtua died as a result of injuries sustained in kaduna train attack
haruna muhammad funtua died as a result of injuries sustained in kaduna train attack

Sergeant Haruna Muhammad Funtua, one of the injured victims of the train attack between Abuja and Kaduna, has died.

During the attack, the deceased was shot in the head and chest and died on Tuesday, April 5.

Late Haruna was among the elders in his town, Funtua Local Government Area of Katsina State, who backed vigilantes and other security volunteers, according to one Idris, a journalist and professor.

The incident on Monday, March 28 resulted in the deaths of eight people and the injuries of another 26.

While confirming the event, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) stated that 392 people were on board the ill-fated train.

According to the NRC, 182 passengers have been successfully reunited with their families, while 162 others are still missing.