Following the untimely demise of Uniben student, Uwaila Omozuwa, her dad, Mr. Omozuwa has stated that he is renouncing Christianity and going back to his traditional worship. The man made this know while speaking to TVC in an interview.
According to him, his daughter was the one who converted him to Christianity before she was gruesomely murdered. He said his daughter has always persistently asked him to give his life to Christ which he eventually did. Before he was converted, he was a traditionalist but when he saw the injuries on his late daughter’s body, he made up his mind to go back to his former religion.
Late Uwadia was a chorister at Redeemed Christian church of God before she met her unfortunate death. Her mother was also a member of the church; they have been attending the church for over 15 years before she was forcefully snatched away.
It would be recalled, that the 22 years old undergraduate of University of Benin’s body was found at the Redeemed Christian church of God’s auditorium in Benin after she was raped by unknown men. It was said that, she went to read in the church prior to resumption before she was attacked and gruesomely murdered. She was rushed to the hospital but couldn’t make it because she had lost so much blood from the injuries inflicted on her.
Pastor Adeboye, the general overseer of the church and some other notable men of God have condemned the act. Many celebrities have also voiced out and called for justice to be served so that perpetrators can be brought to book.
The ash tag #JustisceforUwa has also been launched and it is trending on the social media space, it was launched to campaign for justice for the bereaved family.