Bandits place N50million ransom on kidnapped RCCG members

Bandits have placed a N50million ransom on members of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Kaduna, who were kidnapped on their way to Kafanchan from Kaduna.

A senior Pastor of the Church who confirmed the contact and the amount, explained that the eight members were kidnapped from the church bus at about 6:00 p.m while on their way for a church assignment.

The RCCG cleric, who is a Special Assistant to the General Overseer assured, “It’s true. It happened around 6:00 p.m. They are asking for N50 million.”

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AC to him, the abducted persons were adult missionaries, male and female, from Kaduna Province 1 going to Kafanchan for prayer work.

 An engineer, Mr Eje Kenny Faraday, had earlier said “he narrowly escaped being a victim,” and he was the one that broke the news on his Facebook wall with the photograph of the empty bus around 7.00 p.m. on Friday.

He posted on his Facebook wall, “All passengers in the bus are just kidnapped along Kachia Road, Kilometre 63 from Kaduna.”

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The inscription on the side of the bus reads, “The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Region 30, Trinity Sanctuary, Kaduna.”

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