The Catholic faithful/parishioners of the SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Kafin Koro of Minna, Niger State, Nigeria are currently in grief following the alleged gruesome attack and murder of their Parish Priest, Rev Fr Isaac Achi by gunmen.
The horrible incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday when the gunmen invaded the parish house and started shooting sporadically.
According to reports by some residents who preferred anonymity, the body of the priest was burnt beyond recognition sequel to the gunmen setting the house ablaze during the operation that lasted for not less than half an hour
Meanwhile, the assistant Parish Priest, Fr Colins Omeh reportedly escaped with severe injuries from bullets.
The deceased was until his abrupt demise also the dean of the Catholic Diocese of Minna Niger State, Nigeria.