47 cows worth N10million killed as train derails in Osogbo


At least 47 cows were reportedly killed after a train derailed in Osogbo, Osun State, on Wednesday, November 24,2020.

According to The Nation, the train was heading to Kwara when the incident happened at about 3:09pm around Power Line Area in Osogbo.


An eyewitness said the last coach of the train carrying stones detached and derailed from the track and killed the cows.

One of the owners of the cows, Rabiu Ismail, expressed sadness over the incident.

“I am not happy about this incident at all. I have lost cows. The cows that died were worth N10 millions,” he lamented.