Gunmen kill Catholic priest in Benue




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in Benue have confirmed that a Catholic Church priest Rev. Moses Nguban has been in Agu, a village in Katsina-Ala council area of the state.

Since militia leader Terwase Akwaza alias Gana was by the military, Katsina Ala has not known peace.

spokesperson Kate Anene said in a that gunmen stormed the village yesterday morning.

The Nation gathered that the clergyman’ body was evacuated the General Kastsina-Ala, while and other were the trail of the gunmen.

was unclear at press time if more were in the .
In Kaduna, a Catholic priest was abducted alongside three other .

Gunmen seized Reverend Father Anthony Dawah of the Catholic Archdiocese of Kaduna alongside the wife and of a catechist as well as a domestic worker in the church.

The church is located in Dogon Kurmi in Kagarko council area of the state.

could not confirm the incident as press time, but the Communication Director of the Catholic Archdiocese of Kaduna, Reverend Father Stephen Onyena did.