A Nigerian lady caused a scene this morning as she set a Virgin Mary statue ablaze at St. Jacob’s Parish, Orba, Enugu State.
It was gathered that the unnamed lady waited till the end of the morning mass before entering the Virgin Mary Grotto with a gallon of fuel and burn it down.
The suspect was later apprehended and she is currently undergoing interrogation to know the motivation behind her action.
The Virgin Mary statue is sacred to Catholics, in the Catholic Church, the veneration of Mary, mother of Jesus, encompasses various Marian devotions which include prayer, pious acts, visual arts, poetry, and music devoted to her.
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