A Pastor of the Living Faith Church, in Romi New Extension, a suburb of Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Jeremiah Omolara has been shot dead by shooters along the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway. Omolara was shot twice on the chest by the shooters who kidnapped his better half and child. The child later got away. It was accumulated that the shooters are currently requesting N50 million as payoff before they would discharge the minister’s better half.
Our reporter additionally accumulated that the episode, which occurred on Sunday, happened along the famous Kaduna-Abuja street when the minister, his better half and child were coming back from Abuja to Kaduna at night.
The shooters, it was assembled, on locating the unfortunate casualties’ vehicle, opened flame, murdering the minister, who was driving. Be that as it may, the child was said to have gotten away from the scoundrels. An individual from the congregation, who did not need his name referenced, told our reporter that the abductors are presently requesting a payoff of N50 million. The congregation part further stated: “The minister, his significant other and child were headed back at night from Abuja, when they were assaulted along Abuja-Kaduna Highway. The minister was shot twice, while his better half and child were seized. He was later raced to Saint Gerald Hospital, Kaduna, where he was alluded to Barau Dikko Hospital.
He was affirmed dead at Barau Dikko Hospital.The minister’s child got away from the hands of the criminals. His better half is still with the criminals and they are requesting N50 million payment.” The state director of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Joseph Hayab, affirmed the improvement. Hayab said that the expanding pace of seizing in Kaduna was troubling, particularly snatchings of pastors. He said the murdering of Omolara and the snatching of his significant other, was miserable and pulverizing. Hayab unveiled that last Thursday, the ward cleric of Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru Local Government Area, Reverend Father Joe, was assaulted by shooters at his home and his security watchman killed.
As indicated by him, the area minister barely circumvented being executed or being stole. He included that in a similar vein, a 13-year-old little girl of a Baptist minister was stole. The ruffians later requested payoff.
The CAN director said that in Kudendan region of the city, shooters attacked the place of a minister of a congregation called Friendship International and removed him. His words: “As at Friday, the ruffians were requesting that we pay N4 million or we ought not call them again for the arrival of the minister.
Presently, the Living Faith Church minister has been murdered, while his significant other was snatched. That discloses to you that the new pattern is to assault us in our homes or in our places of worship or on the streets. We are simply not protected anyplace and we posed a similar inquiry we have been asking; where are our security organizations? Is it accurate to say that we are being informed that we ought to guard ourselves? In the event that we begin guarding ourselves, it implies that we never again have security or we never again have a legislature. Or on the other hand is this legislature just for those they adore? Along these lines, we are truly worried that individuals, particularly priests in Kaduna are never again protected.” When the reporter called the Kaduna State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Yakubu Sabo, to affirm the episode, he didn’t pick his calls.