Aftermath of Sit-at-home: Anglican Priest murdered by unknown gunmen in Imo
The House of Assembly Member representing Nkwerre local government area of Imo state, Obinna Okwara has confirmed the gruesome killing of an Anglican Priest, Rev Emeka Merenu in Iheteukwa, in Orsu Local Government Area of Imo State.
It was gathered that the life of the clergy was allegedly terminated by some yet to be identified gunmen.
This awful incident, as learnt, occurred amidst a ‘Sit-at-home’ order by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.
Reportedly, incident took place in the early hours of today, Tuesday over a rumour that the deceased had deployed some Soldiers to protect the church as a School under his supervision.
A source disclosed that: “The late Merenu was the second runner up to the current Principal when they were looking for the current principal of St Augustine’s Grammar School, Nkwerre Imo State (SAGS)”.