Wednesday, 11 July 2018

Assemblies of God pastor arrested for prophecy against Okorocha


A pastor in the Assemblies of
God Church in Owerri, Chukwuma Okezuo, is presently cooling his feet in police detention after “maliciously” accusing Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha of ritual
While parading the suspect, the Imo State Police Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem, said, “I parade before you one acclaimed pastor, Chukwuma Okezuo, of
Assemblies of God Church.
He was arrested during a church service last Sunday at Owaelu Urratta over false
prophecies against the person of the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha.
The suspect, while on the pulpit,
made false prophecies against the governor that he was recruiting young boys to be kidnapping children between
zero and 10 years for ritual purposes.
He falsely prophesied that the governor was engaging in the ritual
purposes with the sole aim of winning the 2019 governorship election and therefore asked the congregation to pray.
This false prophecy, by this acclaimed pastor, is very malicious and capable of causing rancour, panic, anxiety and disintegrating the state.
The Imo State Police Command, under the leadership of Commissioner of Police,
Mr Dasuki Galandanchi, will not watch the people jeopardise the peace of the state.
Religious leaders should be mindful of the things they say. We will charge the suspect to court for legal action.” Reacting, Okezuo denied the allegations by the police.
He said he had only told the
congregation to pray against becoming victims of untimely death and spiritual manipulations and never mentioned
anybody’s name. 

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