About four Reverend Sisters were yesterday morning, Sunday, kidnapped on their ways to thanksgiving mass in honour of one of their colleague, along Okigwe-Umulolo express Road.
According to a statement issued by “The Sisters of Jesus the Saviour Generalate” and signed by the General Secretary of the body, Sr Zita Ihedoro, reported that the abducted Reverend Sisters include, Sisters Johannes Nwodo, Christabel Echemazu, Liberata Mbamalu and Benita Agu.
The letter further, urged Christian faithful to pray for the quick and safe return of the victims
The statement which was tagged “Sad news” read in parts;-
“Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, it is with great pain that we bring to your notice the kidnapping of four of our sisters mentioned above.
“The sad event of their abduction occurred around Okigwe- Umulolo area this morning shortly after the sisters were on their way to thanksgiving mass of our sister.
“We implore for an intense prayer for their quick and safe release. May Jesus the savior listen to our prayers and may our mother Mary intercede for the unconditional release of our dear sisters.”