Kaduna - No fewer than 20 persons were injured and the homes
of two pastors set ablaze following an in-house fighting between two factions
of Assemblies of God church in Kaduna, reports Sahara Reporters.
The incident happened on Sunday morning in Saminaka, Lere
local government area of Kaduna state.
According to the report, the two pastors whose supporters
clashed in the area are Rev. Jimoh Simon and Rev. Haruna Tutu. They are said to
be loyal to different leaderships at headquarters in the Eastern part of
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On Sunday, one of the factions forced their way into the
Church, and the other factions came. They clashed and injured some people. In
the course of the fracas, two houses belonging to pastors were set ablaze, the
In February 2015, a News24
report revealed that a clash between supporters of the All Progressives
Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party in Kaduna led to the death of eight
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