Nigerian pastor arrested for tearing and burning Quran in Kogi
A Nigerian pastor and his accomplice have landed in trouble after they were reportedly caught destroying a Quran in Ankpa, Kogi state.
The pastor who is yet-to-be identified and his accomplice were caught red-handed tearing and burning the Quran near the town’s central mosque on Friday, May 8.
Their action made some residents apprehend and beat them up and they almost got served with jungle justice, but for the timely arrival of the police. They were later dragged to the palace of the King of Ankpa before being transferred to Lokoja, the state capital.
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As at the time of filling this report, the reason for their action is yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, an Ebonyi state pastor has shared a testimony of how he converted to Islam following his decision to renounce Christianity.
In his testimony, the man mentioned that his father is a district superintendent of a church in Abuja which name he refused to mention for security reasons. He also claimed that the former governor of Ebonyi state, Dr Sam Egwu, is his uncle.