Offertory Money Buried With a Government Official Exhumed By His Clansmen

January 9, 2017, 10:42 pm

- A government official has sent shock among family and neighbours after he was buried with millions of shillings in order to bribe God in hereafter

- The man was an employee in the Ministry of Public Service was buried with KSh 66 million

A man who worked as a senior government officer has sent shock among family and neighbors after he was buried with millions of shillings so as to bribe God.

The man, a Ugandan named Charles Obong, 52, who worked as a senior personnel officer in the ministry of Public Service from 2006 to 2016, is said to have been buried with Ugandan Shillings 200 million (KSh 66 million) so as to bribe God to enter heaven.

The money is also said would have been used by the deceased to ask for forgiveness for his sins on earth.

 

Read also ... Visa Free Countries For Kenyan Passport

 

Obong died on December 17, 2016, and had written in his will that his wife deposit the money in his coffin during his burial.

The deceased had also ordered in the will that his brother and sister should be present to ensure his wife follows his testament to the letter and secure the money in his coffin.

Obong was buried in a metallic coffin estimated to have cost nearly KSh 5 million.

The wife had also planned to bury him with another Ugandan Shillings 300 million so that he could enjoy it in heaven.

 

Read also ... Heavy Security Deployed at the Late Mark Too's Home

 

According to reports, Obong had feared that he sins which included corruption during his time in the government service would condemn him to hell.

via 

"He planned to convey the money to God as an offertory so that the Almighty Father could forgive his sins and save him from hellfire," Daily Monitor reported.

Sadly for Obong, he did not get the chance to send the money to God, as his clansmen exhumed the body and removed the money terming it as a taboo to bury someone with money.

via Tuko

 

Follow us on Twitter @theglobengr

Like this story? Get on the list for updates...it's FREE!.

Related News

LATEST POSTS

President Buhari Seeks Senate Approval for 7 Billion Dollar External Loan to Kickstart Developmental Project


President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday requested the Senate to urgently consider and approve Federal Government’s 2016-2018 External Borro....

Federal Government Reduces Members of Council on MSMEs to Achieve Efficiency in Operation

 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has announced the reduction of the membership of National Council on Micro, Medium, and Small Enterprises....

EFCC Introduces Anti-Corruption Course To Universities

Mr Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says the commission will soon launch its anti-corruption pro....

Eight People killed in Grisly Accident Along Mombasa-Nairobi Highway

Eight people dead and twelve others seriously injured in an accident that happened today around 0730 hours some few meters from Salama market along....

NASA Set To Unveil Its Flag Bearer Today

The National Super Alliance (NASA) unveils the much-awaited joint opposition presidential candidate Thursday.

The coalition says it is ex....

Share