Reports from Oshogbo the Osun State capital states that about 50 cows perished Wednesday when a train derailed in the area.
It was gathered that the train was heading to Ilorin, Kwara State when the incident happened at about 3:09pm around Power Line Area in Osogbo.
An eyewitness identified as Oredola 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.