Gunmen Rob Pastor, Set Church Building Ablaze

Gunmen Rob Pastor, Set Church Building Ablaze

Another arm robbery attack has been reported and this time, the victim is a pastor.

In a report published by Daily Post, a pastor, Sekegh Gbangu of NKST central church in Ugba Logo local government area, Benue state, was robbed on Wednesday, June 10, by suspected armed robbers in his residence.

It was gathered that the gunmen ran away with valuable property before setting the entire mission house ablaze.

After wreaking havoc inside the church, the gunmen took to the church garage and burnt a shuttle bus belonging to the church.

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An eyewitness told newsmen that the robbers executed the dastardly act by disconnecting the church building from the public power supply before entering the house through the ceiling.

Gunmen Rob Pastor, Set Church Building Ablaze

It was also gathered that the armed robbers shot severally into the air, scaring neighbours and sympathisers from the area.

The state police spokesman, Astine Ezeani, confirmed the incident to newsmen. He however stated that the police were investigating the case.

On a lighter note, renowned televangelist, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, was yesterday, June 11, honoured with a doctorate degree by his alma mater, Ambrose Ali University, AAU, Ekpoma, Edo state.


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