The Ebonyi Police Command has rescued a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Timothy Nwanja, abducted by gunmen in Okpokueze Nkomoro community, Imoha Development Centre of Ezza North Local Government Area.
The priest, who serves at St. Mary’s Parish in the area, was kidnapped by three gunmen at about 8.30pm on Sunday night at his residence.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Loveth Odah, confirmed on Monday the rescue of the priest and his cook, who was also abducted with him. Read more