BREAKING: Two Security personnel killed as gunmen abduct Catholic Priest
A priest of a Catholic Church in Kudendan community, in Kaduna State, Reverend Fr. Joseph Akeke, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
The priest was kidnapped when the suspected bandits invaded the community around 1.00 a.m. on Tuesday.
The incident at first didn’t scared the residents as they thought the gunshots they were hearing were from the security operatives protecting the area.
But a pervading fear gripped the resident hours later when they woke and heard it was gunmen attack and had whisked away the priest of their Catholic church.
Speaking on the incident,
a resident of the community, Sunday Moses, said, “The kidnappers killed two security guards before gaining access to the Reverend Father’s house.”
He explained that a woman and her two children were kidnapped, together with the priest.