Kidnapped British missionary was shot dead by Nigerian gang after singing Amazing Grace to lift fellow captives’ spirits

November 29, 2017

By Iain Burns | Daily Mail

A British optician kidnapped in Nigeria was murdered after playing ‘Amazing Grace’ on guitar to cheer up his fellow captives.

Ian Squire, 57, was among four Christian missionaries seized by a gang during a raid in the early hours of October 13 in the country’s southern Delta state.

Details of the medical charity worker’s death were initially withheld, but two of the other hostages held alongside Squire have now spoken of their horrifying ordeal.

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