Sunday, 25 September 2016
Pastor becomes motionless as he was destroying a shrine.
A pastor, identified as Wale Fagbere, became motionless and speechless while trying to destroy a shrine in Ketu community in Ayetoro, Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State.
According to reports, that the pastor reportedly became motionless and speechless after he had allegedly destroyed some shrines in the town.
Pastor Fagbere was reported to have told his congregation that he had a revelation to destroy all the shrines in Ketu community.
After being found motionless in a shrine,an alarm was raised and the custodians/priests of the shrine were summoned.
The priests insisted that they had to perform some rites before the cleric could regain his sense.
The rites were performed after the intervention of Alaye of Ayetoro, Oba Abdulaziz Adelakun, who appealed to the priests to ‘release’ him.
The state acting Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident, added that the cleric might be charged for “sacrilege and malicious damage.”
He said, “The command got the report at its division in Ayetoro that one Evangelist Wale Fagbere went to Ketu to destroy traditional worshippers’ shrines. After the destruction, the man became motionless and could not talk.
“When the policemen visited the place, the traditionalists said the subject could not be taken away until some rites were performed. The victim was revived and handed over to his family for more spiritual cleansing.”