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Catholic Priest Isaac Achi Burned Alive In Nigeria’s Hard-Hit North

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Catholic Priest Isaac Achi Burned Alive

Catholic Priest Isaac Achi Burned Alive: A shocking news come out from the front. It is being reported that Isaac Achi, a priest in Nigeria, Burned Alive. This horrific incident occurred on Sunday, January 15, 2023.

Some Sources say that the priest was killed in a fire at his northern Nigerian parish rectory. As the news circulates on social media, it has become a hot topic. Many people are mourning his death. Check out this video.

Catholic Priest Isaac Achi Burned Alive

According to reports, father Isaac Achi’s body was found among the charred Saints Peter and Paul Catholic parish buildings on January 15. This information was shared by Minna Catholic Diocese, Nigeria.

Catholic Priest Isaac Achi Burned Alive

Sources say that the man died after being attacked and beaten by the armed bandits. The attackers allegedly attacked the Kafin Koro priest’s home at 3:00 AM. Father Collins Omeh (another priest at the rectory) escaped from the attack but was shot and is currently being treated in hospital.

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Alhaji Sani Bello Abubakar described it as inhumane, ungodly. Unbeknownst to many, Bello is the governor in Nigeria’s state of Niger. He later described the incident as “ungodly”. According to some reports, he ordered the local security agencies pursue the attackers.

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Bello added that it was a sad time for priests to be killed in this manner, which indicates that these terrorists are losing it. Therefore, drastic action is required to stop the ongoing violence.

Achi was the parish priest at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church, where he tragically died. We should inform our readers that he was also chairman of the local branch of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN). In a statement that was shared by the Nigeria Catholic Network.

the Diocese of Minna stated that the soul of Reverend Father Isaac Achi as well as all the faithful may rest in peace. His death has caused a lot of grief for his family and friends. People are sharing their grief on social media and seem to not believe that he is gone.

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