Worshippers injured as AIPCA factions fight in Kirinyaga church

Worshippers outside the Ngucui AIPCA church in Kirinyaga soon after two rival groups clashed over leadership wrangles on April 28. PHOTO | GEORGE MUNENE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • It took an intervention of anti-riot police officers to separate the warring groups who had been exchange blows inside the church.

  • Groups also pelted each other with stones.

  • Several people sustained minor injuries during the Sunday skirmish.

Ten worshippers, among them a priest, were on Sunday injured when two groups clashed at Ngucui African Independent Pentecostal  Church of Africa (AIPCA) in Kirinyaga County as leadership wrangles intensified.


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