Skip to content

Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State

Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State

Amed bandits have killed a pastor at Chukuba village in Shiroro local government area of Niger state.

Pastor Jeremiah Ibrahim, a resident pastor of ECWA Church in Kobwa Kuta was shot dead by bandits during an attack on the village in the early hours of Thursday morning, December 10. 

Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State

It was gathered that the late pastor had gone to check his farm in Chukuba and decided to visit a colleague who is the Resident Pastor of Chukuba, when he was killed.

The bandits also kidnapped the wife of the Resident Pastor of Chukuba and other community members. 

The deceased was buried in his hometown at Garatu, Bosso local government area of the state on Friday, December 11. 

Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State

In a similar development, bandits armed with sophisticated weapons stormed Kukoki, Bassa/Kukoki ward in Shiroro local government on Friday and kidnapped 20 people. 

A source told The Nation that properties were looted and residents have deserted the community for fear of another attack.

Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State
Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State
Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State
Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State
Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State
Armed bandits kill pastor, kidnap over 21 people in Niger State

LIB

Recommended for you:

Akewusolaf View All

Akewusolaf is an online Publication. I blog about News| Sports| Politics| Entertainment| Celebrity Gist| Health Tips| Gossip| Personality| Current Affairs| Quotes

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: