Here are photographs from the nationwide peaceful protest organized by Catholics against incessant killings across the nation.
A young girl who joined the protest can be seen with a placard that read, Christian and Muslims have been killed.
The nationwide prayer and peaceful protest organized by the Catholic church is currently taking place in many parts of the country.
The Catholic Mission in Nigeria last week announced that the church would be holding a nationwide prayer and peaceful protest against incessant killings across the country.
The mission said the protest is in line with the directive from the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria. The protest is also in solidarity to those killed in Benue State, including two Catholic priests who were brutally murdered during mass in April.
The photos below show some Catholic parishioners in Lagos, Abuja, Osun, Port Harcourt.
In other reports, The mass burial for the two Catholic priests and 17 parishioners killed by herdsmen in Benue state in April, is currently taking place in Benue State. Rev. Joseph Gor and Rev. Father Felix were killed alongside their parishioners during an early morning mass at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Ayar Mbalom community.
May their souls rest in peace, Amen