A CONGLOMERATION of Churches in Nigeria under TEKAN has called on security agencies to rescue their pastors and members who were abducted in Borno State.
TEKAN General-Secretary Rev. Moses Ebuga, in a statement in Jos, Plateau State yesterday, said: “We are experiencing an upsurge in killings and kidnapping of our members in various denomination that make up the TEKAN churches.
We call on security agencies and the Federal Government to ensure their safe release, and subsequent prosecution of perpetrators of this evil act.”
The statement urged political actors to be mindful of the plights of citizens and address it holistically to strengthen peace and unity.
“We are in trying times, and we still urge our people to be law abiding, stay the court of dialogue and be more committed to God and prayerful…”