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Uganda Pastor Killed by Tree While Casting Demons out of it in Ritual, 13 Suspects Arrested

A popular pastor is lying in a mortuary after he was killed in a bizarre circumstance while performing prayers for a family at their homestead. The incident which left the residents and the family of the pastor distraught is said to have happened while church members were cutting a tree situated in the middle of the compound.

According to Tuko.co.ke digital news platform confirming the incident, police commander of North Kyoga Patrick Okema says that 13 suspects were arrested after the incident to aid in the investigations of the death of the founder of the local church Pastor Jimmy Obong. The owner of the home Ben Ogwang who was convened the bizarre ritual and was also arrested had gone to the pastor for spiritual prayers claiming that a tree at his compound was possessed with a demon.

It was during the prayer sessions that the pastor ordered the tree to be cut only for it to fall killing him on the spot. Attempts to rush him to the hospital were futile as he was pronounced dead on arrival.

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Ben Ogwang North Kyoga Patrick Okema Tuko.co.ke Uganda

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