Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika LGA of Adamawa state, have been killed by members of Boko Haram group.
Naija News recalls that Andimi was abducted early January when the insurgents attacked his village.
The CAN chairman was killed by his captors on Monday, a source confirmed the incident to TheCable.
Recall that Andimi had in a video begged his colleagues and Adamawa State Governor to ensure that he returns safely to his home and family has surfaced online.
The video was uploaded by Journalist Ahmad Salkida on his social media platform and Andimi could be seen and heard pleading with his colleagues in CAN and the Adamawa state governor, Ahmadu Umoru Fintri, to work fast in ensuring that he returns safely.
He also appreciated the kidnappers for treating him well by making provision for blanket cover, decent beddings, and good food.
Andimi who spoke in both Hausa and English languages inside the video, appealed to his colleagues in CAN as well as his family members to be strong since God’s will must be respected in all of their lives.
He declared that if it pleases God that he be released, he would be out but if God decides not to get him out, his wife should be patient and his colleagues should help look after his children.