Nigerian Pastor Kills and Buries His Father in Shallow Grave

lib09In an incident many are still trying to comprehend, a pastor who killed his father an concealed his body has been caught in Anambra state.

Emeka Maduekwe tied up by residents

A supposed pastor and a self acclaimed prophet has been apprehended by locals for murdering his father at umuajani village umudioka in Dunukofia LGA of Anambra state.

According to a Nigerian online newspaper the accused ‘pastor’ Emeka Maduekwe killed and buried his father in a shallow grave behind their house about 5 days ago, the foul air that pervades the neighborhood led to the discovery of the shallow grave which on close scrutiny contains the decomposing body of his father, on sighting the ugly site the villagers apprehended the suspect and contacts Umudioka vigilante service who arrived at the scene of the incident without wasting time.

Maduekwe confessed killing his father for a reason that is not yet clear, the men of Nigerian police from UKPO police station Dunukofia later came to the scene of the incident and took him to their station.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.