Christian man escapes death, gets stabbed for not fasting
A 41 year-old Christian man, Francis Emmanuel, on Wednesday narrowly escaped death as a clique of six youths, alleged to be Muslims, armed with daggers stabbed him severally at a restaurant in Kakuri, Kaduna.
The reason for their action was because he did not fast. Tautness broke loose after the incident which led to the man being rushed to St. Gerald Catholic Hospital which is about a kilometer from Sokoto Street, Kakuri, where the incident happened.
When the news of the incident filtered into the Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s ears, he quckly paid the victim a visit pledging that he would bring justice to the perpetrators.
The victim, Emmanuel who almost lost his right armed while trying to wedge the cuts, sustained severe machete cuts on various parts of his body, especially around his left chin and back.
Speaking with the press on his bay, he revealed that he was suffering severe pains from the attack. Adding, he said that he was taking his lunch when the boys numbering about six attacked him for not fasting.
Posted by Razyblaze Gist at 6:54pm