Decomposed body of kidnapped Enugu Catholic priest found in the bush

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Gunmen have killed a Catholic priest, Reverend Father Clement Ugwu, who was kidnapped from his Parish , St Mark Catholic Church, Obinofia Ndiuno in Ezeagu Local Government Area of Enugu State .

 

The body of late Fr. Ugwu was found in a bush decomposing on Wednesday morning , a week after he was allegedly kidnapped.

 

 

Decomposed body of kidnapped Enugu Catholic priest found in the bush

 

 

It was gathered that Rev . Fr . Ugwu was kidnapped on Wednesday 13 , March 2019 , around 9 : 00 p. m. after they had shot him in his church premises.

 

Speaking shortly after his remains were laid to rest at the Catholic cemetery at the Holy Ghost Cathedral , the Catholic Bishop of Enugu Diocese, Most Rev . Callistus Onaga, called on the police to fish out the killers of the priest.

 

Bishop Onaga decried the spate of violent killings around the country, advising that Christians should intensified their prayers for the survival of the country.

 

He said that security agencies could not rescue Fr. Ugwu despite their assurances that they were closing in…



Source: Linda Ikeji