Suspected bandits on Monday, September 13, 2021, Kidnapped a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Luka Benson Yakusak from Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The Pries is the vicar in charge of St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Anchuna, Ikulu Chiefdom in Zangon Kataf.
Bobby Blessed, a resident of the Anchuna, who spoke to Daily Post on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, said the bandits numbering over 30 had stormed the church, shooting sporadically to scare people away, before taking the priest away.
He said the community have not received any ransom demands or heard from the bandits since the priest was snatched Monday night.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mohammed Jalige when asked to confirm the incident said he would make inquiries.