Abducted Four Reverend Sisters Regain Freedom

Abducted Four Reverend Sisters Regain Freedom

 It has been confirmed that the four Reverend Sisters of the Catholic Church who were kidnapped along the Okigwe-Umulolo stretch of the Okigwe-Enugu Expressway in Imo State on Sunday, have regained their freedom.

A report in TheNiche said the good news was made known in a statement by The Sisters Of Jesus The Saviour (Generalate), Tuesday, and signed by its Secretary-General, Sr Zita Ihedoro.

The four Reverend Sisters are Johannes Nwodo, Christabel Echemazu, Liberata Mbamalu and Benita Agu.

NewsOrient reported earlier that they were kidnapped on their way to Morning Mass on Sunday.

The statement by Sister Ihedoro read partly, “With hearts full of joy, the sisters of Jesus the Saviour wish to announce the unconditional and safe release of four of our sisters who were abducted around Okigwe-Umulolo area on August 21, 2022.

“Today is a memorable day for us, therefore, we wish to share this joy with all men and women of goodwill who in one way or the other have contributed to the quick and safe release of our dear sisters.

“We sincerely appreciate and thank you for your prayers and moral supports during this difficult moment. May Jesus the Saviour whom we have come to serve bless, protect and provide for you, especially in times of difficulty.”

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