47 cows which was bound for Kwara State was crushed to death by a train in Osogbo, Osun State, when the coach detached from a train.
According to a statement by a herdsman identified as Rabiu Ismail, while speaking to journalists, the 47 cows killed was reportedly worth more than N10m.
According to Ismail, he and his fellow herdsmen were moving with their animals in the area when they heard a loud noise as the last coach detached from the body of the train.
“We just heard a loud noise and the animals were moving not far from the rail line. Many of them were crushed. About 47 animals worth N10m were lost.” he lamented.