Breaking: Gunmen Abduct Nasarawa CAN Chairman In His Residence

Unknown gunmen has kidnapped the Nasarawa State Chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN ) Bishop Joseph Masin

Peace Masin, one of the Bishop’s sons confirmed the development.

He said his father’s abudctors came around 11pm Wednesday armed with gun and approached the house help, who was outside. He narrated that the house help was beaten which made them got access to the main building after which the Bishop was whisked away.

He also said that they were accompanied by seven armed men suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. He explained further up till the time of filling this report, there was no communication from them.

Immediate past Secretary of CAN in the state, Elder Yohanna Samari, also confirmed the incident in Lafia.

Commissioner of Police Bola Longe said the abductors of the CAN Chairman took him away on motorcycles.

Longe added that the police were on the trail of the kidnappers to ensure immediate release of the CAN Chairman unhurt.

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