The Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), popularly known as Boko Haram, has released a video showing Reverend Polycap Zango (a pastor with the Church of Christ in Nations, Jos, Plateau State) in captivity.
The pastor who appeared in the video confirming his abduction by Boko Haram, had earlier been declared missing while travelling to Gombe for a conference.
Zango, who spoke in the video, said that he has been in the custody of the insurgents alongside two other Christian women, who were also abducted by Boko Haram.
In the released video published by Sahara Reporters, the cleric was seen seated behind a prayer mat making a plea for the Plateau state government and CAN to save his life.
“Right now I am with them. I am appealing to the governor of Plateau State, Simon Boko Lalong, the senator of Plateau North, Barrister ID Gyang, the Christian Association of Nigeria, and the COCIN to please help save me from their hands,” he pleaded