A senior pastor with name Reverend Zakariah, with the Evangelical Church Winning All(ECWA)Dankade, in Igabi local government area of Kaduna state has been kidnapped.
The pastor, Reverend Zakariah was reportedly kidnapped alongside his daughter, a son of the pastor of Assemblies of God Church.
From an eye witness, TON trends gathered that the pastor and the other victims were seized by gunmen within the church premises during service on Sunday, May 19.
According to the DCC Secretary of the Church, Nath Waziri who said thus: “It is sad to inform you that one of our pastors, his daughter and 15 other members of ECWA Church Dankade were kidnapped in the early hours of today (Sunday).” “The church hosted a combine choir fellowship Saturday night to early hours of today. Then, this morning (Sunday), kidnappers stormed the church, when the gunmen came, they asked everyone in the church to surrender his or her phones and demanded the whereabouts of the pastor. “After threatening the choristers they became afraid and showed them the pastor’s home. They took him away and his daughter with 15 others among which included the son of the pastor of Assemblies of God Church.”
He also said that as at 10 pm on Sunday, no contact has been established with the kidnappers.