Three evangelists have been kidnapped by gunmen in Kogi state.
The abducted missionaries have been identified as Evangelist Peter Adigidzi, Pastor Mike Baba, and Pastor Sunday Abah, all working with Child Evangelical Fellowship (CEF) and residents of Lokoja.
Evangelist Charles Esho the Kogi Coordinator of Children Evangelism Ministry, said the missionaries were on an assignment at Ejule community in Ofu council of the state when they were kidnapped.
Kogi state Commissioner of Police Edward Egbuka who also confirmed the incident said it happened on Friday, June 10.
The Commissioner said the police’s skillful team had been deployed to strategic places in search of the victims, and to arrest the kidnapers.
Egbuka also pleaded to the security operatives to assist in searching and rescuing the missionaries to unite them with their families.