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Owo church massacre: Father and 11-year-old daughter laid to rest in Enugu

Mr. Ani Virginus Ugwuja, 57, and his 11-year-old daughter, Chidiogo, who was killed in the June 5, 2022, terrorist attack at the Saint Francis Catholic Church, Owaluwa, Owin Owo, Ondo State, have been laid to rest in their hometown.

Father and 11-year-old daughter laid to rest in Enugu
Father and 11-year-old daughter laid to rest in Enugu 

Father and daughter were buried on Saturday, July 2, at Umuohagwu Obie Aku village in Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu State.

11-year-old Chidiogo
11-year-old Chidiogo

It was gathered that the deceased’s wife and one of his children had attended the early morning service that fateful day and returned safely before he, alongside his son and daughter, Chidiogo, joined the following service during which the terrorists struck.

According to reports, the deceased’s son survived by falling on his father’s body feigning to have also been shot.

11-year-old Chidiogo and her father
11-year-old Chidiogo and her father
11-year-old Chidiogo and her father
11-year-old Chidiogo and her father

 

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