Kidnapped Methodist Prelate, Samuel Kanu released
The Prelate of the Methodist Church in Nigeria, His Eminence, Samuel Kanu Uche, has been released.
A report reaching Naijacrawl from a reliable source says that the Prelate, who was kidnapped on Sunday, has been freed by his abductors.
The source, however, did not state if any ransom was paid before the cleric was freed.
Kanu was Kidnapped along Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State.
First Black President of Methodist Church World Council Dies at 86
The Prelate Emeritus of the Methodist Church of Nigeria, and first black President of the World Methodist Council (WMC), Dr. Sunday Coffie Mbang has been confirmed dead by his family.He was 86.The first President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of Methodist Church extraction, according to family sources, died Tuesday night in his sleep after a brief illness.“The late Prelate Emeritus, has not been out for any public function of late, but preferred to receive...
I won’t recognise anyone as president-elect until… — Methodist Archbishop of Umahia
Methodist Archbishop of Umuahia, Most Rev. Dr Opoko, has said that he would not yet recognise anyone as Nigeria’s President-elect until the legal fireworks arising from the February 25 Presidential poll are dispensed with by the judiciary.The cleric who stated this in a chat with Vanguard in Umuahia, expressed bewilderment over the failure of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to upload the results of the presidential election from polling units to...
Army to Question Methodist Priest
Barely a day after the Methodist Priest was freed from the kidnapper den, the Nigerian Army on Wednesday denied that military personnel were aiding kidnappers in the South-East region.Shortly after regaining freedom from his abductors, The Prelate of Methodist Church Nigeria, His Eminence Samuel Uche had while narrating his near-death experience at the hands of kidnappers alleged that some soldiers from the North were working with the kidnappers in the region.In re...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.