Three kidnapped Catholic seminarians freed in Kaduna


The three Catholic seminarians kidnapped on Monday possess been freed by their abductors.

PREMIUM TIMES reported how the three males had been kidnapped at some stage in an attack on Monday on the Christ the King Predominant Seminary in Kafanchan, Kaduna Speak.

A assertion from the Chancellor of the Catholic Diocese of Kafanchan, Emmanuel Okolo, acknowledged they had been released on Wednesday, about 48 hours after their abduction.

The assertion additionally urged Catholic church buildings to organise Thanksgiving loads for the successful liberate of the abducted folks.

It, on the other hand, didn’t bid whether or no longer any ransom used to be paid for his or her liberate.

Below is the plump assertion from the diocese.

From: The Curia, Catholic Diocese Of Kafanchan

To: CBCN, Metropolitan Archbishop of Kaduna Province, Vicar Foranes, Priests, Spiritual, Other folks Of God, All Males and Females Of Goodwill

Field: Three Seminarians of Christ the King Predominant Seminary Released

Date: 13/10/2021, No longer mandatory Memorials of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque and St. Edward

With hearts stuffed with pleasure, we elevate our voices in a symphony of praises as we grunt the return of our Three Predominant Seminarians, who had been abducted by armed folks from the Chapel of the Seminary at Christ the King Predominant Seminary, Fayit Fadan Kagoma in Jema’a Native Authorities Role, Kaduna Speak, on Monday 11 October, 2021. Barely 48 hours after their kidnap, our favored brothers had been released by their abductors.

We would like to thank all folks which possess offered prayers and entreaties for the instant liberate of our Seminarians and Others who are aloof in the dens of their kidnappers. We pray God to speed the liberate of those that are aloof in the palms of their Captors.

All our Priests are directed to friendly possess a in fact perfect time Mass of THANKSGIVING to God the following day, Thursday 14th October 2021, for the instant and appropriate liberate of our Seminarians.

May perhaps per chance additionally merely Our Lady of Guadalupe intercede for us and all folks that are aloof in captivity!

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Uchechukwu Okolo,

Chancellor, Catholic Diocese Of Kafanchan

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