According to reports reaching us, one of the three clerics kidnapped in Kaduna few days ago has been found dead.
However, two others were released alive by their abductors.
One March 21, 2016, President of HEKAN Church in Nigeria, Rev Emmanuel Dzzigau; his vice, Rev Yakubu Dzarma, and one Pastor Anthony Anto were kidnapped in Kaduna State by some unknown gunmen.
But sadly, Pastor Anto was found dead in the forest, while the two other were found alive after they were freed on Wednesday night.
It was gathered that the men of God were rescued in a forest along the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway and have now been taken to hospital for proper medical check up.
The death of the third cleric has brought a mixture of joy and sadness to the members of the Church.
It is not clear if any ransom was paid to secure the release of the pastors.