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Reverend Father Anthony Dawah of the Catholic church in Kaduna has been kidnapped by gunmen, the latest kidnapping of a church member.
As of late Tuesday, details of the said kidnap were still unclear as the police were reportedly yet to be informed.
However, the Director of communication of the Catholic Archdiocese of Kaduna, Reverend Father Stephen Onyema has confirmed the abduction.
He said Dawah was abducted early on Tuesday at Dogon Kurmi village.
The village is in Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
Dawah was abducted alongside the wife and child of the catechist and domestic staff of the church.
This latest abduction is coming just weeks after 8 members of the Redeemed Church were kidnapped in Kaduna state.
According to reliable sources, the kidnappers have demanded a ransom of N50 million.
AFRICA DAILY NEWS, NEW YORK