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Anambra Church shooting: Obiano visits victims, attack was caused by feud between brothers living outside Nigeria (More Photos)

More details have emerged of the  reported  shooting that claimed several lives this morning at St. Phillips catholic Church, Ozubulu, Anambra. [see here]
According to a statement released by the Senior Special Assistant on Social Media to Governor Obiano who visited the scene of the incidence, the shooting was caused by a feud bewteen two brothers living outside the country. read full statement below and continue to see more photos.

The Ozubulu community in Ekwusigo local government area of Anambra State were this morning thrown into mourning as a gun man walked into St Philip’s Catholic Church and started shooting sporadically, killing 11 and injuring 18 persons

On hearing the sad development, Governor Obiano stormed the scene to ascertain the level of damage and sympathize with the people.

Speaking at the Church premises, the governor revealed that preliminary security investigations show that the shooting was caused by a feud between two brothers from the community living outside Nigeria
“This is sacrilegious, totally unacceptable in Anambra State.” – Gov Obiano

The deeply saddened governor asked the people to go about their businesses without fear or panic noting that this isolated case must be followed to the root and all perpetrators must be brought to book.

“We can’t allow this happen in Anambra, we must get everyone involved to face the music” the governor declared

Gov Obiano also visited Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi where the injured are being treated.

Thanking over 50 doctors who were on ground looking after the injured, the governor assured their families that all medical bills will be taken care of by the State Government



  1. Our lord save us all

  2. How did he know that soon what caused the shooting? And according to an eye witness, she said it was not one man she said they were plenty who came with guns and started shooting.
    Our politicians sha o, God help us.


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