Gun­men kid­nap pas­tor, de­mand N2m

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Chris­tiana T. Alabi, Kaduna

The Se­nior Pas­tor of Evan­gel­i­cal Church Win­ning All (ECWA) lo­cated at Kabene-su­rubu vil­lage in Kauru lo­cal gov­ern­ment area of Kaduna State, Rev­erend Yusuf Ma­gaga, was yes­ter­day kid­napped by un­known gun­men.

Ac­cord­ing to a res­i­dent of the vil­lage, Ja­cob Wak­ili, the event took place about 2am on Wed­nes­day. “My vil­lage was at­tacked by herds­men, luck­ily, the peo­ple were able to mo­bilise for de­fence, but the crim­i­nals de­stroyed part of ECWA church, in­jured a few peo­ple and took away the pas­tor of the church. If not for the in­ter­ven­tion of the lo­cal vig­i­lante, the sit­u­a­tion would have been res­i­dent said.

The ab­duc­tion of the pas­tor, Daily Trust ob­served, has thrown both the com­mu­nity and church mem­bers into con­fu­sion.

Daily Trust gath­ered that the kid­nap­pers are de­mand­ing for the sum of N2 mil­lion ran­som to re­lease the pas­tor. worse,” the

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