Jocelyn Elliot released by kidnappers – husband still held

Posted on February 7, 2016 
Filed under World news

ken-and-jocelyn-elliotFrom ABC News, Sunday 7th February:

“An Australian woman has been freed after she and her husband were kidnapped by an Al Qaeda-affiliated group in Burkina Faso, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull confirms.

President of Niger Mahamadou Issoufou presented Jocelyn Elliott to journalists at a news conference in Dosso, south-western Niger, and said authorities were intensifying efforts to secure the release of her husband.…”

– Please give thanks for Jocelyn’s release, and continue in prayer for her husband Ken, and for their captors.


Family of kidnapped missionaries in Burkina Faso plead for Ken and Jocelyn Elliot’s release – Bible Society.