Unknown gunmen have kidnapped two Catholic clergymen at Nneyi Umeri space of Anambra. The clergymen have been kidnapped whereas on their approach again from Onitsha on Monday night.
The supply, who craved anonymity, mentioned the kidnapped clergymen have been serving in Umueze Anam in Anambra West Native Authorities Space of the state.
He mentioned the victims have been returning to arrange for the go to of Cardinal Francis Arinze to the city earlier than they have been kidnapped by the hoodlums.
”The clergymen are working at St. Teresa’s Catholic Church, Umueze Anam, and have been kidnapped at Nneyi village, Umuleri space, at about 7.30 pm on Monday,’’ he mentioned.
Confirming the incident, the Police Public Relations Officer within the state, Haruna Muhammed, mentioned a patrol workforce connected to Otuocha Division recovered a light-weight gray Toyota Corolla automotive marked FST 689 FL which was deserted on the Nneyi Umueri street.
He mentioned preliminary investigations revealed that the automotive belonged to a reverend father who was allegedly kidnapped by but to be recognized gunmen.
Muhammed mentioned safety personnel have been working to rescue the victims.