Boko Haram insurgents have killed Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa state.
Andimi was abducted early January when the insurgents attacked Michika.
He was from Kwada village in Chibok local government area of Borno state but worked as a pastor in Michika.
A source who confirmed the incident to the newsmen said Andimi was killed by his captors on Monday.
At some point the insurgents reached out for negotiations, and the church was still trying to see how they can get on with the terms,
On similar Case, exactly On Christmas eve, a faction of Boko Haram affiliated to the Islamic State, killed 11 Christian captives in Borno, and said the action was taken to avenge the deaths of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the late IS leader, and Abul-Hasan Al-Muhajir, its spokesman, who were killed in Syria in October.
Four abducted aid workers of the Action Against Hunger, an international non-government organisation, were also killed by the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) in December.
The insurgents said the aid workers were killed because of the breakdown of talks with the federal government.
Main Reason behind killing of the CAN branch chairman, Andimi is yet to be kNown from the abductors. As they have not take Responsibility