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Nigerian pastor lashed 50 times over a Facebook post

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A Nigerian pastor is appealing for help after he was lashed 50 times over a Facebook he posted.

According to the Pastor identified as Okochi Chukwu, he challenged a local politician over his laxity in building roads in the area.

The post angered the leader that he was summoned by traditional leaders in Ebonyi State.

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At the function he was forced to lie on his back as he was lashed and tortured for two hours according to the pastor himself.

He was also ordered to lie on stagnant water and forced to recite the whole post he created on Facebook.

The whole ordeal was caught on camera angering users who watched it to the end.

At the moment he is stuck in hospital with a hefty bill which he is calling on well-wishers to assist.

The initial deposit at the hospital was made by a human rights group.


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