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Priest killed in Kenya; motive unclear

October 07, 2011

A Catholic priest was killed by assailants in Nairobi, Kenya, on October 3.

Father James Awuor Kisero was assaulted by several men and stabbed in the chest. The motive for the attack is not clear. He was rushed to a Nairobi hospital but pronounced dead on arrival.

The deceased priest is the brother of Archbishop Zaccheus Okoth of Kisumu, Kenya.


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