Gunmen Assassinated Catholic Priest in Abeokuta
A young Catholic Priest, Rev Fr Luke Adeleke of Abeokuta Diocese was murdered in Abeokuta yesterday (Friday) evening on his way home after Mass.
The priest was attacked by some Gun Men and shot Dead.
The reason for the assassination of the priest cannot be ascertained at the time of the report.
More details will be provided when needed.
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