08/02/2022 Nigeria (International Christian Concern)- According to a report from Morning Star News, six pastors were killed and 27 congregants of the Evangelical Church Winning All were kidnapped this year by Fulani militants and other extremists.
The most recent abduction was on July 25, when Pastor Moses Dikko Usman was kidnapped in Nigeria’s Kaduna state.
On June 21, an attack in Kaduna state led to the abduction of fifteen women and five men as well as the death of Reverend Ezra Shamaki, who was serving as a missionary in Kaduna. James Saleh, who works for the ECWA’s Evangelical Missionary Society, asked for prayer about the situation, “Ask God to comfort the family of the late Rev. Ezra Shamaki, our missionary serving in Kurmin Musa DCC, who was shot dead by terrorists. The terrorists kidnapped his wife, and they are yet to make any contact.”