Exclusive information reaching our newsdesk have it that agents of the dreaded of Boko Haram have invaded a Catholic Church in Abuja, the popular St Mary Catholic Church in the Karu area of the Federal Capital Territory with a view to attacking members of the church.
A source inside the church who spoke to OluFamous.Comon the phone around 14:00,say members of the church have remained locked down in the church premises for about three (3) hours now as policemen battle with agents of Boko Haram at the entrance gate.
The source, a lady, say the Boko Haram agents are:
Wielding daggers and other dangerous weapons and that they have created bonfireson the major road and at the entrance gate to the church. As at the time she spoke with OluFamous.Com, she said it is a situation of”no going in, no coming out.”
We contacted a top security personnel in Abuja who confirmed the unfortunate development. He however added that Army personnel who were guarding other churches in the axis have been instructed to move to St Mary Catholic church immediately.