lunedì 1 novembre 2021

Nigeria
Soldiers foil kidnap of Catholic Bishop in Imo

(Molly Kilete, Abuja - Sun)
The army headquarters in Abuja said soldiers engaged in Exercise Golden Dawb, have foiled the kidnap and robbery attack of Most Reverend Augustine  Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. Director army public relations Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, who made this known, said “Troops conducting Exercise Golden Dawn Sector 3 have foiled  an attempted kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine  Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. “The troops in response to a distress call  at about 2:30am on Sunday  31 October 2021, swiftly moved to the scene forcing the assailants to take to their heels thereby abandoning their mission. (...)