A Rev. Father of the Catholic Church identified as Rev Fr Cornelius Okoye, the Vicar of St Theresa’s Parish Agulu, miraculously escaped attack by those suspected to be herdsmen on 20th of October, 2021.
The priest who narrated his encounter said the herdsmen attacked him along Ugwuoba/Amansea, Enugu Onitsha expressway, Enugu State.
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According to him, the attackers shot at him and made attempts to open his heart before “thunder struck” and they took to their heels.
“I thank God for delivering me from Fulani gunmen at Ugwuoba/Amansea, Enugwu Onitsha expressway.
He added “They shot sporadically at me. They Used knife to cut my body and wanted to open my heart before thunder struck and they ran away. At that point God gave me the energy to stroll and saw someone that took me to the hospital,”
The Rev. Father is a native of Nawgu, Anambra and belongs to Awka Diocese.