Kidnapped Catholic Priest Dies In Captivity
Rev Fr. Joseph Aketeh Bako, has died in the hands of his abductors eight weeks after he was abducted.
Late Rev. Fr Bako was kidnapped from his parish house in Kudenda community of Chikun local government area of Kaduna State-Nigeria, on 8th March, 2022. Fr. Bako (aged 48) was kidnapped from his residence, in St John’s Catholic Church Kudenda, where he was serving as Parish Priest, on the 8th March, 2022.
Fr. Bako was ill before the abduction and his abductors didn’t allow him to go along with his medicine. Kindly pray for the peaceful repose of his soul, and for the conversion of his abductors.