Unknown gunmen, believed to be assassins have killed the founder and head pastor of Love Fire Ministry, a Pentecostal church located at 3, Ugiagbe street, off Country Home Motel Road, in Benin, Edo State.
Pastor Godwin Emmanuel popularly known as Prophet Speed, was murdered in cold blood on Sunday night along Oko Central road, off Airport road, Benin, Edo state.
Head of media of the church, Festus Edema, who confirmed the tragic incident to journalists, said the pastor was on his way to distribute food items to members of the church who are in need and to drop one of his members at Oko Central road, when he was shot dead by some men who pretended to be pushing their car that broke down.
The man of God stopped for them to pass so that he can have his way. He never knew that they were the people came to attack him. So that is how they gave him shots in the chest and the stomach.
Being the strong man, he still tried to put the car in reverse and as he was reversing the car, he hit the fence and they came to give him a close range shot that silenced him.