Nigeria’s female activist, Aisha Yesufu, on Monday morning, February 17, blasted the Minister of Transport and the two term Governor of Rivers State,Rt Ho. Rotimi Amaechi, who took to Twitter to debunk reports that he fled as kidnappers attacked a train in Kaduna state on Sunday evening February 16th.
According to some media reports, it had that the Minister was among-st the passengers on an Abuja-Kaduna train that was attacked by suspected kidnappers. From the report, the kidnappers laid in ambush around Mando area and attempted to waylay the passengers who arrived at Rigasa train station around 8:15pm.
Passengers on the train however said that the Minister was also on the train and that the situation was saved by the mobile policemen attached to the Minister who quickly dispersed the suspected kidnappers.
In Amaechi’s reaction to the news, the Minister via his Twiter page, described the report as fake news and that it was completely concocted.
But, Aisha Yesufu lashes out the Minister disclosing that he should be ”ashamed” of himself as her relatives who were on the said train, and that Amaechi was spotted running during the attack.