The Federal government in Kogi State has sealed a church recognized New Jerusalem Deliverance Ministry, found in Ageva, Okene Regional Government Place of the state for alleged unwholesome practices.
It is described that the pastor of the church determined as Adeiza Peter was arrested about allegations of running labour wards for expecting women in his church and advertising “bulletproof” drinking water to the people.
The pastor who has been running the church considering the fact that 2008 is now currently being investigated by the police for criminal activities ranging from fraud, use of his prayer house for health care quackery, by having deliveries and also jogging a psychiatric companies even when it has been learned he has no clinical education.
In excess of 100 people today generally younger females who claimed they arrived for prayer and experienced been put in months at the area, together with others mentally unstable positioned beneath chains ended up moved out of the prayer property at the time it was sealed on Monday afternoon, September 26, 2022.
The state govt delegation comprising, the commissioner for Details and Interaction, Hon. Kingsley Fanwo, his counterpart in well being, Dr Zakari Usman, the State Stability Adviser and Navy Commander Jerry Omodara(rtd) supervised the enforcement of Governor Yahaya Bello’s directive.
The variety of fatalities have been recorded at the prayer residence, is stated to have bundled expecting women and other people suffering from numerous conditions, immediately after charging their relations big sum of income.
His supposed assistant, Eneji Seidu, unveiled that the Pastor who was a musical artist right before he obtained a get in touch with to be a Pastor has been his close close friend, insisting that he is a accurate man of God who have been called to assistance individuals in require.
He admitted that folks receives professional medical consideration at the Church, but denied awareness of deaths of unwell men and women at the prayer dwelling, stating God had employed the Pastor to recover a lot of who arrives with troubles.