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OWO MASSACRE: VICTIMS FOR MASS BURIAL FRIDAY

The Catholic Diocese of Ondo has fixed Friday, June 17, 2022, for the mass burial of those who lost their lives in the June 5 terrorist attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State.

The mass burial is set to take place at the Church’s new cemetery at Emure Road, Owo.

The Diocese’s Director of Social Communication, Rev. Fr. Augustine Ikwu, confirmed the date of the mass burial to newsmen on Monday.

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According to the Church, no fewer than 40 people died in the attack while many others sustained injuries.

It was gathered that the injured victims are still receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Centre and the St. Louis Catholic Hospital both in Owo and some other private hospitals in the state.

 

 

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