Gunmen kidnap pastor, demand N2m
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