Lagos - The Railway Command of Nigerian Police Force on Friday said it had arrested the master-mind of the Tuesday attack on a railway station in Ogun State.
Some aggrieved persons attacked the Itoki Station of the corporation in protest against the sharp hike in the fares of Mass Transit Train Services.
During the attack, the station was burnt and somed wagons vandalised.
Some tickets, money and phones were also carted away by the hoodlums.
The Commissioner of Police in the Command, Nyats Jatau, said that the command arrested the kingpin of the mob on Thursday after surveillance.
He said that the command was still hunting for others in connection with the attack.
According to him, no fewer than 40 persons connected with the vandalism have been charged to the Ebute Metta Magistrates’ Court.
He said that the command had released those arrested, but found to be innocent.
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