Boko Haram free Winners’ pastor kidnapped in May (Photos)

Boko Haram free Winners’ pastor kidnapped in May (Photos)



Boko Haram sect has released Pastor Moses Oyeleke, a cleric with Living Faith Church (Winners Chapel), Maiduguri, Borno State, after six months in their captivity.



They kidnapped the pastor and a National Youth Service Corps member, Abraham Amuta, in May, 2019; while on their way to Chibok to distribute relief items to Internally Displaced Persons and evangelize.



Reports gathered that the cleric was freed earlier today; while Abraham left in their captivity; allegedly because the kidnappers said he is “stubborn” to them. However, he is expected to also regain his freedom in December.



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After his release, Pastor Oyeleke headed to church for thanksgiving. He is reportedly at home and safe.

Olanike Akinrimisi

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