George Okoh In Makurdi
The Makurdi Diocese of the Catholic Church has confirmed the killing of two of its priests by marauding herdsmenÂ on TuesdayÂ morning.
It named the priest as Rev. Fathers Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha.
According to the Director of Communication of the diocese, Fr. Moses Iorapuu, the two priests have been confirmed dead in a deadly attack by herdsmen/jihadists earlyÂ TuesdayÂ in Mbalom village and St. Ignatius Quasi Parish Ukpor-Mbalom.
He said in their classic style, they burntÂ down homes, destroyed food items and killed at will.
Details to follow….