The governor of Kaduna State, Nasir Ahmad El-rufai, has pleaded for calm following the assassination of a pastor in the Zangon Kataf Local Government Area.
Mr Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs in Kaduna, stated this in a statement. El-rufai called for the killers to be apprehended by security forces.
“Security agencies have reported to the Kaduna State Government the killing of , Pastor of ECWA Church, Kibori-Asha Awuce, in Zangon Kataf LGA, by assailants.
The Governor expressed deep sadness over the killing.
The Governor offered prayers for the repose of the soul of the cleric.
El-rufai condoled with the ECWA Church in Kibori-Asha Awuce.
He prayed for God to grant them fortitude and comfort over this sudden and painful loss.
“Security agencies are conducting investigations in the general area. “Aruwan said.