The Makurdi Diocese of the Catholic Church has confirmed the killing of two of its monks by suspected herdsmen inside the early hours of instantly Tuesday April 24th. The diocese in an announcement launched by its director of communications, Fr. Moses Iorapuu, gave the names of the deceased priest as Rev. Fathers Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha.
The monks and their parishioners have been having an early morning mass on the St. Ignatius Quasi Parish Ukpor-Mbalom as soon as they’ve been attacked by the rampaging herdsmen who burnt down properties, destroyed meals devices and killed at will