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Breaking: Gunmen kill over 50 worshippers in Anambra church + photos
An eyewitness told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday that the gunmen went into the church during the 5:45am mass and identified a particular man and shot him
Gunmen on Sunday stormed the St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State.
They were said to have killed no fewer than 50 worshippers out of the over 100 at the early morning mass.
An eyewitness told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday that the gunmen went into the church during the 5:45am mass and identified a particular man and shot him. tea length prom dresses 2018
He said that they later went on rampage and shot at the remaining worshippers numbering over 100.
Scores of people were killed in the church, while other critically injured worshippers died on the way to the Nnamdi Azikiwe Teaching Hospital, Nnewi.
The source, however, said the priest of the church was not wounded in the incident.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Garba Umar, confirmed the incidence.
Garba added that more details would be given after investigations.