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Assemblies of God head pastor killed at church premises in Tema

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The head pastor of the Central Assemblies of God Church at Tema Community Four, Rev Dr David Nabegmado was stabbed to death Sunday morning at the church premises where he was preparing to deliver a sermon.

According to information gathered by Graphic Online, the deceased was accosted by an assailant said to be his nephew while moving from the church office into the main auditorium for the day’s service at about 9am.

Retrieved murder weapon

But graphic online has gathered Rev Nabegmado died at the Tema General hospital where he was taken to for treatment.

The police have since picked up the suspect, identified as Francis Nabegmado and has also retrieved the weapon – a knife – which was used to stab Rev Nabegmado. A second suspect yet to be identified has also been arrested, Graphic Online has gathered.

Francis is said to have lived with Rev Nabegmado for some time

Suspect Francis Nabegmado (in white) arrested

Rev Alfred Kweku Akumbie, Greater Accra East Regional Secretary of Assemblies of God Church confirmed the killing of the Assemblies of God Head Pastor at Tema Community 4 to Graphic Online.

Rev. Akumbie explained that he was called and informed about the incident and that it was the General Superintendent, Rev Dr Frimpong Manso who informed him that something had happened at Community 4 central church.

He confirmed that Rev David Nabegmado was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Source: graphic Online