Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, has reacted to the rape and murder of UNIBEN undergraduate student Uwa Omozuwa.
Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100-level Microbiology student of University of Benin, UNIBEN was raped and killed by some unknown persons while reading in a Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in Benin City.
Her death has since stirred up reactions from Nigerians on social media seeking justice for her.
Adeboye took to his official twitter page to address the sad news. He wrote: “All I can do at this time is to pray for the family of Omozuwa and do everything possible working with relevant authorities to bring the perpetrators to book.
“I and members of my Family condemn this act strongly and urge everyone to stay calm as we are already looking into the matter and cooperating with the police to establish the facts of the shocking incident. #justiceforuwa,”
The Redeemed Christian Church of God also released a statement addressing the situation. They assured people that they are working with the Edo State government to catch those responsible for this ill act.
See statement below: