Unknown Gunmen this morning invaded St. Philip Catholic Church Ozubulu, in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State and opened fire on worshippers. Worshippers who escaped the attack said the gunmen who all communicated in Igbo Language killed many worshippers and fled the scene.
The death toll is on the increase as the injured and the dead bodies have been taken to Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi. Today being Sunday, all the Doctors and pharmacists attending mass in the hospital Chapel have retired to the theatre and casualty units for surgeries and treatments.
According to reports, The gunmen actually came to assassinate a Billionaire son of the clan Chief Alloysius Ikegwuonu (a.k.a BISHOP EBUBECHUKWUZO 1 OF OZUBULU) but unfortunately for them they met his absence.
They started shooting sporadically on the congregation.
The Anambra Police boss has confirmed that a total of 11 people were killed and Bishop’s father was also killed.
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