More reactions have continued to pour In following the killings of worshippers in an Ondo church by unknown Gunmen, this time the President , Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the attack on a church in Owo LGA of Ondo state
Earlier today, unknown Gunmen attacked The St Francis Catholic Church while the Sunday service was nearing its conclusion.
According to eyewitnesses, the gunmen detonated explosives before firing at the worshippers killing many people including children and women.
Reacting to the killings, The president, in a statement by Femi Adesina, his spokesperson, said only demons from the underworld would have conceived and carried out the attack.
Buhari condoled with the families of the deceased, the Ondo state government and the Catholic community.
“President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the heinous killing of worshippers Sunday at the St Francis Catholic Church, Owa-luwa Street, Owo Kingdom, in Ondo state,” the statement reads.
“The president says only fiends from the nether region could have conceived and carried out such a dastardly act, adding that eternal sorrow awaits them both on earth here, and ultimately in the hereafter.
“President Buhari mourns the dead, condoles with their families, the Catholic Church, and the Government of Ondo State, charging emergency agencies to swing into action, and bring succor to the wounded.
“No matter what, this country shall never give in to evil and wicked people, and darkness will never overcome light. Nigeria will eventually win.