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Langa-langa: Nigeria’s ‘unforgettable’ train disaster 48 years after – Daily Trust
Perhaps one of Nigeria’s unforgettable rail accidents occurred when a train derailed at Langa-langa in present day Nasarawa State on February 16, 1970. Forty-eight years on, the accident still resonates as the worst in the country’s transportation history. ADVERTISEMENT For many families, the then upcoming Eid el-Kabir celebrations turned sour, as many loved ones could not …