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CAN begs for release of abducted pastors

27 March 2016, 10:58

Kaduna - The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Kaduna State has appealed to the abductors of Reverend Emmanuel Dziggau and two other priests to release them unconditionally.

Dziggau, who is the leader of  the TEKAN/ECWA bloc in CAN, was kidnapped on Monday by gunmen in Kaduna, alongside two other members of the church, Reverend Iliya Anto and Reverend Yakubu Dzarma.

Also read: CAN leaders kidnapped in Kaduna

They were said to have been kidnapped around their church crusade ground along the Kaduna-Abuja highway.

Their abductors demanded N100 million ransom.

The Secretary of CAN in Kaduna, Reverend Sunday Ibrahim, urged the abductors to consider the elderly men as their parents and release them.

- News 24


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