Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), in Nasarawa State, Joseph Masin, has been kidnapped.
Masin’s kidnap was confirmed by the Commissioner of Police in charge of Nasarawa State, Mr. Bola Longe, on Thursday morning.
CP Longe told journalists, in Lafia, that the bishop was taken from his house in Bukan-Sidi, in Lafia, around 12:39 a.m. on Thursday.
He said the police have mobilised officers as well as hunters to free the cleric.
Kidnapping for ransom has become rampant in many parts of Nigeria.