ASSASSINATION: The priest of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu, Rev. Father Jude Egbom has been assassinated by unknown gunmen on the evening of 10 September 2018.
Investigations by newsmen revealed that Fr Jude Egbom visited his hometown Umuwala that faithful day and decided to have a haircut at Nkwerre when the incident happened.
It was gathered that Fr. Egbom, who was with his junior seminarian, was shot several times in the chest by the gunmen at the hair salon and the stray bullets hit one of those running for safety; the seminarian was seriously wounded.
It would be recalled that Rev. Fr. Jude Egbom is the priest of the Catholic Diocese of Orlu and presently the Parish priest of St. Patrick’s Parish Amucha.