Gunmen suspected to be bandits have attacked a branch of Living Faith Church Worldwide at Osara community, along Lokoja-Okene road in Adavi Local Government Council of Kogi State.
According to DAILY POST the kidnappers, who invaded the church premises when some of its members were rehearsing during the weekend, abducted at least three members.
The assailants were said to have stormed the area, shooting sporadically to scare away interveners before whisking the victims to an unknown destination.
The Chairman of Adavi Local Government Council, Joseph Omuya Salami, confirmed the development to newsmen on Monday evening through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Habeeb Jamiu.
According to him, the chairman had visited the scene in company of the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Osara Division since the incident occured.
Habeeb Jamiu added that the council was working with security agents in the area to ensure that the victims are rescued unhurt.
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The Kogi State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Williams Ovye Aya, had not answered calls for comment as at press time.
Moreover, this invasion is coming few hours after Bishop David Oyedepo made headlines for laying curses on Fulani vagabonds making life impossible for local people.
He released the curses at the first service of his church on Sunday at the Faith Tabernacle, Canaanland Ota, Ogun state.
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“The Fulani vagabonds are making life impossible for local people and the government claims not to know”, Oyedepo said.
“Many destinies have been unsettled by the unsettlement in the nation”, he added before delivering the curses.
“For the blood of many that they have wasted, their generations will pay for it.
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“The error this Nation made in 2015 will never be repeated FOREVER.
“The God of Vengeance is rising in defence of this Nation today.
“You can tell how many destinies have been unsettled by the unsettlement of this Nation: Fulani Vagabonds making life impossible for local people and do they claim not to know?
“We heard it exposed but I knew it before.
“Fire from now.
“You are sons and daughters of the prophet, go invoke the same fire you hear being invoked on this altar, Heaven will answer.
“And the Church became mute; they cut the neck of a Church leader in this kind of AGE. Church Gist.
“If nothing happens, God has not sent me but judgment will be ravaging the land from now.
-Many will sleep and never wake up.
-Many will be struck with blindness in 24 hours.
-Many will be crippled in 3 days.
-My God is turning the table against the wicked.
-Your settlement which has to do with a settled Nation also is concluded today.
-For the blood of many that they have wasted, their generations will pay for it.
- Every time the Holy Ghost moves on me in this direction, something happens and I know that I know, in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ whom I served and whose I am: JUDGMENT BEGINS NOW.”