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Seminarians mistaken for Boko Haram members

03 September 2014, 14:06

Ogun - Three Catholic Fathers-in-training, popularly called seminarians were mistaken for members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect in Ifo local government area of Ogun State, Punch reports.

The Ogun State Police Command while debunking the rumours of the arrest of the seminarians, said the seminarians who are students of Franciscal Friars of the Emaculate Seminary School, Sagamu, Ogun State, came to the area to see a friend.

Also Read: Boko Haram besiege Borno city: Senator

The seminarians attracted the attention of the residents of the area because they were dressed in white gowns and one of them was said to keep a beard.

Read more at Punch


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