Rev. Luka Ubangari

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Date Killed: 21-Aug-2016

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Circumstance: was ambushed and shot dead on Sunday, August 21 as he returned home by motorcycle to Shawa village, Kaduna state, after a visit to evangelize in nearby Golkofa village. It is suspected that his attackers were Muslim Fulani herdsmen. Just five days earlier, the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, had condemned the incessant killings by herdsmen and promised that the perpetrators would be arrested and punished.