Unknown Gunmen Abduct Can Chairman In Nasarawa

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped the Nasarawa state Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Bishop Joseph Masin.

Masin was kidnapped by the gunmen who attacked his residence in Bukan-sidi, Lafia metropolis, Wednesday night.

State Police Commissioner, Bola Longe, confirmed the incident to reporters in Lafia.

Longe said that a police team had been detailed to trail the abductors, as well as ensure his rescue as well as the possible arrest of the perpetrators.

However, the vice Chairman of CAN in the state, told reporters that the abductors had contacted the family and demanded N20 million ransom.