MOMBASA PASTOR SHOT DEAD
Standard Digital, October 21st, 2013
A pastor was shot dead inside his church in Mombasa while praying on Saturday night. Pastor Charles Mathole, 41, of the Redeemed Gospel Church at the Jesus Glorious Sanctuary in Vikwathani, Kisauni, Mombasa County was shot in the head.
He was found dead while still seated on a chair with the Holy Bible firmly clutched in his hands.
The killing has sparked a fresh wave of anger and anxiety from Christian faithful in Mombasa.
Faithful suspect the killing is religiously motivated to halt Christianity in the region where churches have been targeted and torched by suspected radical Islamists before. Click here