The case of insecurity is still on the rise in the country right now, the stories of abduction by unknown men and killings is in the news every week and nothing is been done about it.
But there is a special case in the Enugu state of Nigeria with the increased abduction of ordained Catholic priests in the past months, some were rescued alive while some lost thier precious lives in the process which is beginning to raise eyebrows whether there is a special target on priests or its just general insecurity.
According to reports, another Catholic priest of the Catholic diocese of nsukka in Enugu state has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen on his way back from a pastoral meeting at st Theresa Catholic cathedral nsukka. The priest identified as Fr Malachy Asadu is a priest serving in the diocese. The Nigerian police force Enugu state command has confirmed the news of the abduction and has promised to rescue the priest unharmed. The Catholic diocese of Enugu through its spokesperson has called for prayers so that the priest will be released soon.