BREAKING!!! Tragedy as Catholic Priest Drowns in River Niger (Photo)

 

The Inoma community in Anambra state has Been thrown into mourning following a very sad incident that happened yesterday, involving Rev.Fr.Charles Chukwukelue Ebele.

Late Rev. Fr. Ebele

The boat the priest was travelling in capsized in River Niger resulting to his death.

According to an eyewitness, Azubike Imoka who spoke with IGBERE TV, the Rev. Father’s friend was in the same boat with him when the incident happened and because he (Fr. Ebele) gave his life jacket to his friend, he was helpless when the boat capsized.

The Anambra State Emergency Agency (SEMA), has been notified about the mishap as the officials have said that they are doing everything possible to recover the corpse.

Rev.Fr.Charles Chukwukelue Ebele, was the Parish Priest of St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church, Inoma , Anambra West LGA.