NOTICE: Have Something Interesting/Informative you want us to Post? Send to Are you a good content writer and wish to write for us or play any role to this blog? email us @ for your standard adverts at ((JELLOF EMPIRE ACCT NO:0113940896 ,UNION BANK))

News | Entertainment | Events | Jellof Gist and More


Click Here To Join NG Adverts

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Names of victims of the St. Phillips Catholic Church massacre ..

- The Bishop of the Diocese Hilary Odili Okeke, called on various groups of people including companies and associations, to make donations which would be used to take care of the victims 
- According to Okeke, the diocese would ensure that it keeps accurate records of the contributions, and how they are distributed to the victims 
- From the statement released there are 22 surviving victims, while the number of those who died during the attack has risen to 13 The names of the victims of the gruesome attack at the St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Anambra state, have been released by the Catholic Diocese of Nnewi. According to reports, the names were released in a statement issued by the Bishop of the Diocese Hilary Odili Okeke on Wednesday August 9. gathers that in the statement, the Bishop also noted that the death toll had climbed to 13, and called for donations to aid in caring for the victims.

The statement read in part: “Anybody, parish, institution, company, society, association or group that would like to join the diocese in providing assistance to the victims and their families can send their contributions.
 “We shall keep accurate records of contribution and distribution of the funds.” 
The surviving victims were listed as follows:

1. Ikegwuonu Caroline

2. Nwakile Anthonia

3. Okoye Odinaka 

4. Okoye Patricia 

5. Isaac Chinedu 

6. Oramadike Chinagorom 

7. Oramadike Chinecherem 

8. Udegbunam Chidimma

9. Ndulue Samuel

10. Udegbunam Obiageli 

11. Ugochi Obiajulu 

12. Chukwueloka Chineze 

13. Oramadike Chioma 

14. Azuka Basil 

15. Oramadike Chiamaka 

16. Uchechukwu Chukwueloka 

17. Nwanya Ngozi 

18. Ngwuta Chinemelum 

19. Asomba Chukwudum 

20. Nnudule Leonard 

21. Muomah Michael 

22. Oramadike Favour Out of the 

22 injured victims, 2 individuals have now been discharged from the hospital while the others remain on admission in various hospital wards. 
Names of dead victims: 
1. Cyprian Ikegwuonu 
2. Hyacinth Oramadike
 3. Cecilia Ewin 
4. Eunice Akanigbo 
5. Rose Okoye
 6. Anulika Obunadike 
7. Uchenna Obunadike 
8. Anthonia Ufondu 
9. Oluchukwu Uhelu 
10. Christiana Igbeja 
11. Udeze Pauline 
12. Victoria Uzokwe 
13. Florence Nweke 
Gunmen had stormed the church on Sunday August 6, opening fire on parishioners.

No comments:

Post a Comment