Members of the Church of Christ in all Nation’s (COCIN) in Jos, the Plateau State Capital on Saturday were in a celebration mood following the release of one of its clergy men, Reverend Polycarp Zongon by Boko Haram sect, the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP).
According to news report, the clergyman was captured by members of Boko Haram terrorists group on Monday 19th October.
Eye witness at the COCIN church described the release of Reverend Zongon as a miracle considering the antecedents of the terrorist group.
Speaking on Saturday morning, the Vice-Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (Northern region), Rev. John Hayab, said Zango regained his freedom on Friday night. “We have good news! Rev. Zango has been released from Boko Haram custody. It is celebration galore in the Church right now,” he said.