Catholic Priest who raised alarm about Fulani herdsmen killed by suspected herdsmen in Benue State
Rev Fr Joseph Gor who raised alarm about Fulani herdsmen attack in January was this morning alongside 14 others murdered by suspected herdsmen at St. Ignatius’ Catholic Church, Gwer, Benue State.
Two Catholic priests, Fathers Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha have just been brutally murdered this morning by herdsmen in Ukpor-Mbalom community in Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State.
Fr. Tyolaha had been displaced by herdsmen in his own parish and he went to take refuge in Fr. Gor’s parish. But the herdsmen still hunted him down and killed him.
See below what Fr. Gor wrote on his Facebook page in January. Today he is no more. But history does not die! We had to post the lifeless body of Fr. Gor, covered with blood in his priest’s cassock
Fr. Gor killed by Herdsmen. Above, his lifeless body of Fr. Gor, covered with blood in his priest’s cassock