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Nigerian church burned after brother weds sister

By BBC | Published Fri, February 23rd 2018 at 19:40, Updated February 23rd 2018 at 19:42 GMT +3

Angry villagers in the eastern Nigerian state of Anambra have set a church ablaze after its pastor conducted a wedding between a man and his teenager sister, the Nigerian Tribune has reported.

The local community in Agba, Ekwulobia, termed the union as an abomination.

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The report says the siblings' older brother conducted the wedding, citing Biblical scriptures to back up his actions.