According to a report, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) Diocese of Isiala Ngwa in Abia State has dismissed four priests for allegedly engaging in homos*xuality.
This is contained in a dismissal notice signed by the Bishop in-charge of the Diocese, Rt. Rev. Temple Nwaogu.
It was also sent to all the church branches under the diocese.
The priests are listed as Rev. Canon Emmanuel Nwankwo, Rev. Kelechi Nwachukwu, Rev. Sunday Azubuike and Rev. Chris Achonye.
The dismissal came with automatic withdrawal of their licences.
The notice said the priests were dismissed following a proper investigation and recommendation submitted by the panel of enquiry which found them guilty of homos*xual practices.
The notice also warned any member of the public dealing with the said priests to be careful, stressing that such could tarnish the image of the church of God.
When contacted on the phone, Bishop Nwaogu confirmed the dismissal of the four priests.Follow Us