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In Kogi, gunmen attack ECWA church, kill 1, kidnap 2

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As dust is yet to settle over attack on a custodial centre in Kabba where a soldier and a policeman were killed and over two hundred inmates set free, another set of gunmen Sunday morning attacked ECWA Church in Okedayo along Kabba – Okene road in Kogi state.

The attackers, according to sources, stormed the church in the morning when church service has commenced and started shooting sporadically.

A member of the church was said to have been hit and killed by a stray  bullet while  two others were said to have been abducted by the gunmen.

The Police Public Relation Officer of Kogi state Police command, DSP William confirmed the incident.

He said the gunmen attacked the church Sunday morning during the service, shooting sporadically to scare people.

Ayah added that a member of the church was killed and two were abducted while two are presently receiving treatment in the hospital.


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