Naija Center News
Nigerian Newspapers, Naija News & Naija Politics

Gunmen Abduct Another Catholic Priest In Nsukka

0 14

Yet to be identified gunmen have kidnapped a Catholic priest , Reveren Father Malachy Asadu has been reportedly kidnapped in Nsukka , Enugu State on Monday .

Fr . Asadu , priest of Nsukka Catholic Diocese was kidnapped along Imilike -Nsukka Road while he was said to be returning from a diocesan meeting held at Thereasa Cathedral , Nsukka .

The State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of the clergyman.

Police spokesman , Ebere Amaraizu , who confirmed the kidnap incident on the telephone on Tuesday said that details of the priest ’ s abduction were still sketchy.

Amaraizu , however , said police operatives have since commenced a manhunt for the hoodlums with a view to securing the priest unhurt.

The kidnapping of Father Asadu had brought to nine , the number of Catholic priests kidnapped in Enugu State in eight months


This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy