A bus full of members of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, was on Friday evening abducted by unknown gunmen in Kaduna, Kaduna State.
Pastor Olaitan Olubiyi, head of Publicity to the RCCG confirmed the incident.A source said the abducted were “adult missionaries, male and female, from Kaduna Province 1 going to Kafanchan for prayer work.”
Another witness, Eje Kenny Faraday, narrated how he “narrowly escaped being a victim,” broke the news on his Facebook wall with the photograph of the empty bus around 7.00 p.m. on Friday.
“All passengers in the bus are just kidnapped along Kachia Road, Km 63 from Kaduna,” he posted on his Facebook wall.
The inscription on the side of the bus reads, ‘The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Region 30, Trinity Sanctuary, Kaduna’.
Mr Faraday, in reply to a comments’ as to when the incident happened, wrote: “Today. Not long ago. I was almost a victim.”