Two Catholic monks Rev. Fr. John Mark Cheitnum and Rev. Fr. Donatus Cleopas have been kidnapped by terrorists in Lere native authorities space of Kaduna State on Friday.
That is coming barely 11 days after Rev Fr Emmanuel Silas was kidnapped on the rectory of St. Charles Catholic Church in Zambina, Kauru Native Authorities Space of Kaduna State
The Chancellor, Catholic Diocese of Kafancha, Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Uchechukwu Okolo, confirmed the incident in a press release made accessible to journalists.
He mentioned the incident of their abduction occurred at about 5.45pm of July 15, 2022, shortly after the duo monks arrived for a operate at Christ the king catholic Church, Yadin Garu in Lere Native authorities space of the state.
The Chancellor mentioned, “With nice ache that we announce to you the kidnapping of two of our Monks; Rev. Frs. John Mark Cheitnum and Donatus Cleopas.