Updated Post: Gunmen Release Priests, Others Kidnapped from Kukah’s Church
6 hours agoTwo priests and other persons abducted in the rectory of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, in the Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State have regained their freedom.The Director, Social Communications of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Rev. Fr Christopher Omotosho, confirmed the development in a statement on Sunday.
The PUNCH had reported how gunmen on May 25 2022 broke into the church which is one of the parishes presided over by the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan-Kukah, and kidnapped the clerics.Kukah’s Sokoto Diocese covers Katsina, Zamfara, Sokoto and Kebbi States.
Gunmen release priests, others kidnapped from Kukah’s churchTwo priests and two others abducted in the rectory of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, in the Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State have regained their freedom. Amen.
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| 6 hours ago Two priests and other persons abducted in the rectory of St.Buhari's critics divided Nigeria with unguarded words, says Femi Adesina But in a statement on Sunday, Omotosho listed those released to include Fr.Gunmen shoot four travellers in Osun, one nabbed However, in a statement late on Sunday, the Director of Social Communications, Catholic Diocese of Auchi, Rev.by June 27, 2022 2 min read The Catholic Diocese of Auchi in Edo State has confirmed the death of Christopher Odia, a reverend father, who was abducted on Sunday by gunmen in the state.
Patrick’s Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, in the Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State have regained their freedom. The Director, Social Communications of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Rev. Oliver Okpara, Mr. Fr Christopher Omotosho, confirmed the development in a statement on Sunday. The statement said, “With heavy hearts but with total submission to the will` of God, we announce the death of our priest Rev. The PUNCH had reported how gunmen on May 25 2022 broke into the church which is one of the parishes presided over by the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan-Kukah, and kidnapped the clerics. Ummie Hassan. Kukah’s Sokoto Diocese covers Katsina, Zamfara, Sokoto and Kebbi States. Michael Catholic Church, Ikabigbo and killed a few hours after he was abducted.
But in a statement on Sunday, Omotosho listed those released to include Fr. Stephen Ojapa, Fr.30am in his rectory while coming out to go for Sunday mass at St. Stephen Ojapa, Fr. Oliver Okpara, Mr. Hassan Hassan & Ms. Hassan Hassan, and Ms. Fr. Ummie Hassan. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, Kafur LGA of Katsina State, have all gained freedom. Michael Catholic Church Ikabigbo, Uzairue, Edo State,” Mr Egielewa said.
The statement read, “With hearts full of joy, we announced that our brethren Fr. Stephen Ojapa, Fr. May the name of the Lord be praised, now and forever. The Chancellor of the Catholic Archdiocese of Kaduna, Rev. Oliver Okpara, Mr. Hassan Hassan & Ms. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH. Ummie Hassan who were abducted by gunmen at midnight on 25th May, 2022 in the rectory of St. “It is with a heavy heart, but with total submission to the will of God that we announce the death of Rev. The Methodist Prelate, Samuel Kanu-Uche, Methodist Bishop of Owerri, Dennis Mark and the Prelate’s chaplain, were by gunmen last month along Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway in Abia State.
Patrick’s Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, Kafur LGA of Katsina State, have all gained freedom. For details, visit. “We thank you for your prayers, support, encouragement and show of love. May the name of the Lord be praised, now and forever. Tags: gunmen Kindly share this story: All rights reserved. Amen! Thank you. Related Articles Founded on January 22, 1995, THISDAY is published by THISDAY NEWSPAPERS LTD.
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