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Pope Francis condemns Barcelona attack, says Killing innocent people a great insult to God

ANIETIE UDOBIT   Pope Francis on Friday condemned the deadly van attack in Barcelona. He said those who cut short the lives of innocent and unarmed persons were insulting God. “The Holy Father once again condemns blind violence, which is a very great insult to the Lord”, the Vatican said in a statement. “He raises

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Ozubulu Church Killings: CLO Decries Institutional Laxity, Calls for Values Rebirth

By STELLA UKWUOMA The St. Philips Catholic Church, Umezekwe, Ofufe Amawa, Ozubulu, Ekwusigo LGA, Anambra State Sunday carnage has continued to elicit reactions from Nigerians and groups alike; this time from the Civil Liberties Organisation, South East Zone. The group, which condemned the grotesque act, took a swipe at the Anambra State Police Command, the

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Anambra Church Massacre: Further Reactions Emerge from Intersociety, Poses Questions

By STELLA UKWUOMA  Further reactions have emerged following the St Philips Catholic Church Ozubulu, Anambra State bloodbath. Intersociety in an updated statement has claimed that 20 or more innocent and defenseless parishioners were killed in the St. Philips Catholic church shooting of Sunday while taking up the Nigerian Police Force, Anambra State Command

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Anambra Church Killings: Economic or Political is Heinous Enough – Groups React

By STELLA UKWUOMA Residents of Ozubulu, a community in Umuezekwe, Ofufe-Amakwa in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State woke up to a black Sunday on August 6.   The cloud, which gathered around Christian faithful of St. Philips Catholic Church located in the community who had assembled for an early morning

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