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Two Catholic priests killed by gunmen in less than 48hrs

by Sesan
Rev Odia and Rev Fr. Vitus

Rev Odia and Rev Fr. Vitus were both killed by gunmen in less than 48hours.

Armed men suspected to be bandits murdered a Catholic priest, Rev Fr. Vitus Borogo, in Kaduna State.

It was gathered that the incident happened on Saturday at the Prison Farm, Kujama, along Kaduna-Kachia Road, after a raid on the farm.

Until his death, the 50-year-old priest was the Chaplain of the Catholic Community of the Kaduna State Polytechnic.

Rev Fr. Vitus was also the Chairman of the Nigerian Catholic Diocesan Priests Association (NCDPA), Kaduna Chapter.

Christopher Odia, a reverend father, was abducted on Sunday by gunmen in the state and was also killed

The Catholic Diocese of Auchi in Edo State confirmed the death of Christopher.

Until his death, the 50-year-old priest was the Chaplain of the Catholic Community of the Kaduna State Polytechnic.

Rev Fr. Vitus was also the Chairman of the Nigerian Catholic Diocesan Priests Association (NCDPA), Kaduna Chapter.

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