Another catholic priest identified as Reverend Father Theophilus Ndulue had been kidnapped by unknown gunmen on his way home along Amansiodo road, Enugu on Friday evening.
It was barely 18 days the Vice-Rector of Queen of the Apostle Spiritual Year Seminary, Imeize Owa in Ezeagu Local Government Area of the state, Father Arinze Madu was kidnapped at the Seminary gate on October 29.
According to reports, eight Catholic priests that were kidnapped in less than eight months among them two were killed.
The Enugu Catholic Communication Director, Rev. Fr. Benjamin Achi, has confirmed the abduction
“My brother that was the bad news we went to bed with after our meeting at the Holy Ghost Cathedral last evening.
“A colleague working in that area just informed me. That’s all. No extra information.”
Fr. Achi however, said that the Church was yet to get full details of Fr. Ndulue’s kidnapping at the time of filing this report.
Also spokesman of the command, Ebere Amaraizu confirmed the abduction saying that the incident took place along Amansiodo road on Friday night while the priest was driving to his Parish.
According to Amaraizu, the priest was kidnapped with a woman, he gave her name as Stella Nwodo.
He said police have intensified manhunt on the abductors of the priest to get him freed.
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