Pastor killed over missing male organ in Benue

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The Pastor-in-Charge of Divine Shadow Daudu, Uhembe Jacob, has been by angry youths over alleged complicity in male organ in the community.

Daudu is a a satellite town on Makurdi- Lafia federal highway predominately inhabited by Internally Displaced Persons () owing to hersdmen attacks on farmers in Guma and Logo local government areas in Benue.

For more two weeks, the town has witnessed massive protests over alleged male genital organ.

Youths in the area went on rampage and the of Pastor Uhembe Jacob ablaze last Tuesday.

They accused him of being the brain behind the organ.

They told The Nation he one of the syndicates acting as a pastor to pray and heal those who had their organs removed.

The Nation gathered while the burning of houses going on, Pastor Jacob attempted to escape in vehicle.

But as he drove towards Lafia road in Nassarawa state, youths caught and him.

body found in the bush on Friday.

There is tension in the community as some residents loyal to the pastor staged a peaceful demonstration on Sunday while displaying his poster.

Benue Police Command has deployed anti- police team to forestall break down of and order.

Police spokesperson Kate Aneene, a DSP, confirmed the and said investigation has commenced.

Pastor Jacob – by angry youths.

The Nation