Meanwhile, the terrorists have released three victims of 62 hostages of the abducted Abuja-Kaduna train passengers on March 28.


The victims, who consist of two males and a female, secured their freedom around 11 am on Monday.


They were released by the terrorists at a location inside the forest along
the Kaduna – Abuja highway.  From there, they were picked up by their
relatives.


So far, 22 victims have regained their freedom.


It is however not clear if any money was paid to the terrorists to release their abducted victims.


With the release of the three victims, the number of those still in captivity now remains at 40.