The Adamawa state chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria has confirmed the execution of its Chairman of Michika Local Government Area, Rev Lawan Andimi.
DAILY POST had reported that the Boko Haram sect executed Lawan Andimi on Monday afternoon weeks after he was declared missing on January 3, 2020.
Reacting, Bishop Stephen Dami Mamza told TVC that the terrorists who earlier demanded a ransom of £2 million, rejected an offer of N50 million before they killed him.
Mamza also disclosed that two pastors in the State were killed at the same time.
He, further, called on the federal government to wake up to its constitutional obligations.
Recall that Lawan Andimi, was declared missing on Saturday, January 3rd.
Andimi’s disappearance followed a foiled attack on Michika Local Government Area in Adamawa by Boko Haram.
In a video, Andimi, while pleading with the authorities commended his captors for treating him well.
He urged his family members to pray for his release, adding that if he is not released, maybe it is the will of God.
Andimi said, “I have never being discouraged because all condition that one finds himself is in the hand of God.
“God who makes them to take care of me and to leave my life will still work and he will touch them.
“I’m appealing to my colleagues, friends, particularly my President, and my Governor for my release.
“These people have been doing me well, they provide my every need, they haven’t done anything wrong to me so I believe that God who made them to act in such a way to me will make all arrangements for me to leave here.
“By the grace of God, I will be together with my wife and children. If the opportunity is not granted, maybe it is the will of God.
“I urge you all to be patient, don’t cry, don’t worry but thank God for everything.”