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COZA Founder, Fatoyinbo in another scandal, alleged of abortion, manslaughter

The senior pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo is reportedly enmeshed in a fresh alleged abortion and manslaughter scandal with his former church member identified as Ifeoluwa Dolapo. This was contained in a petition sent to the Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu. The petition also included an audio tape. This is coming weeks after Fatoyinbo was invited for questioning by the Police Headquarters in Abuja over alleged rape of professional photographer, Busola Dakolo 20 years ago. According to a report by the Nigerian Voice, Fatoyinbo was alleged of coercing Ifeoluwa Dolapo into undergoing a procedure to abort a baby after allegedly impregnating her – a procedure [Read]

Presidential Election tribunal: How Primate Elijah Ayodele warned Atiku

For some hours now, there has been uproar on the social media and in the country at large over the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 2019 Presidential election by the Tribunal after dragging the case for months. This is no doubt not in favour of PDP’s Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar as he seriously lost out in the battle to claim the presidential seat of Nigeria. [READ ALSO] 2019 Presidency: Tribunal upholds Buhari’s victory It would be recalled that he claims the election result was manipulated to favour Muhammadu Buhari, which was the reason behind the court cases. However, checks by this publication revealed that Primate Elijah [Read]

Thief Dies Inside Lagos Church After Getting Stuck In Burglary Proof During Operation [SEE VIDEOS]

LAGOS – A church burglar has died after getting stuck in a church’s burglar-proof during an overnight operation in Abule Egba, Lagos. The suspect, had Wednesday last week successfully burgled an RCCG in the area. However, luck ran out on him on Sunday night, when he tried burgling another church at No 1, Arepo Street, Awori. He was apparently trying to squeeze himself through the burglar-proof, when he snapped his neck. He was later discovered, yesterday evening, when the pastor came for a program. His phone, with its torchlight on, was also discovered beside him. See video below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

BREAKING: Court summons Fatoyinbo over rape allegation

ABUJA – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has summoned the senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo, over rape allegations levelled against him by celebrity photographer, Busola Dakolo. Court document sighted by newsmen on Monday, states Fatoyinbo is to appear in court within 14 days. The pastor has appeared at Force Criminal Investigation Department of the Ngerian Police, Garki Area 10, Abuja, where he was interrogated by a team of detectives led by Assistant Commissioner of Police, Adaku Anya. Busola has in June during an interview alleged Fatoyinbo of severally raping her while they were in Ilorin, Kwara state. The allegation that was refuted [Read]

Xenophobia: Adeboye, Okonkwo caution against retaliation

GENERAL Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye and his counterpart from The Redeemed Evangelical Mission, TREM, Bishop Mike Okonkwo have passionately pleaded with Nigerians to exercise restraint in the face of provocative xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa and avoid the temptation to retaliate. Speaking at different fora, the two eminent Pentecostal clerics described the ugly development in South Africa as unfortunate but adviced that the lure of retaliation cannot provide an enduring solution to the crisis. “Attack on South African concerns in Nigeria in retaliation is not a godly alternative to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa,” they pleaded giving separate [Read]

Masquerades attack Akwa-Ibom church, Injure pastor, members, steal properties

AKWA-IBOM – Masquerades on rampage attacked a Church, City of Living Grace Chapel, in Idu Uruan, Uruan local government area, Akwa Ibom State, and destroyed the church’s properties, beat up some members and stole the phones of others. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that the masquerades, who were purportedly grieved that the pastor of the Church, Apostle Emmanuel Etim, had repeatedly preached against the practice of terrorising the citizens during the Ekpo masquerade festival, were led by a group of touts to attack the Church. A member of the Church, Ms Mboutidem Sam, who spoke with our correspondent in Uyo said the Church was observing a month long fasting and prayer [Read]

How I escaped death today – Pope Francis explains

World Catholic Leader, Pope Francis on Sunday escaped death. The pontiff, who arrived late for his weekly address in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday, explained that he had been stuck inside an elevator in the Vatican for 25 minutes and had to be freed by firefighters. “I have to beg your pardon,” the smiling pontiff said as he started the address about 10 minutes late, according to Reuters. He then went ahead to explain that there had been an electrical power problem in the Vatican and that he was stuck in the elevator until freed by Vatican fire officers. “A round of applause for the fire brigade,” the Pope said [Read]

BREAKING: El-Zakzaky arrives Abuja airport, set to jet out to India

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that Leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zina were sighted in at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja in the early hours of today. Zakzaky is believed to be on his way to India to receive medical attention. The duo who were granted leave some days ago by Kaduna state high court to proceed on medical treatment in India. [Read]

What God Told Me About Osinbajo’s Helicopter Crash – Pastor Adeboye

General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye has revealed what God told him about the air crash that involved Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo. Pastor while preaching at the Holy Ghost Service of the Redeemed Christian Church of God 67th Annual Convention on Friday August 9, recalled how God told him about the danger Osinbajo was in before the helicopter crash he survived in February with his team in Kabba area of Kogi State. According to the RCCG General Overseer, God whispered to him while in his prayer room that his son (Yemi Osinbajo) was in danger. “I got the message but I didn’t know how [Read]

Oyedepo Invokes Curses On Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Over Killing Of Winners Pastor

Bishop David Oyedepo, Founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide (Winners Chapel), has invoked curses on who were alleged to be responsible for the recent killing of a Winners pastor, Jeremiah Omolara, in Kaduna State. It would be recalled that Omolara, a resident pastor of the Living Faith Church in Romi New Extension, a suburb of Kaduna metropolis, was killed by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The incident happened along the dreaded Kaduna-Abuja road when the pastor, his spouse and son were travelling to Abuja and saw Omolara’s wife being abducted. However, the son was said to have escaped unhurt. But speaking during Day 2 of the church’s Week of Spiritual Emphasis on Thursday, [Read]

INSECURITY: CAN kicks as gunmen kill Winner’s Chapel Pastor, abduct wife

Gunmen have killed a resident pastor of Living Faith Church aka Winner’s Chapel in a Romi Extension, a local area of in the suburb of Kaduna, Kaduna state, Jeremiah Omolara, while his wife was abducted. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that that chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Kaduna, lamented over the high level of insecurity in the state. The incident happened along the Kaduna-Abuja road on Sunday, while the pastor, his wife and son were traveling to Abuja when he was killed. The gunmen were said to have opened fire on their vehicle, killing the pastor on the spot before taking his wife into an unknown destination [Read]

BREAKING: Police Rescue Abducted Victims Alleged To Be RCCG Pastors

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the police in Ogun state has rescued four more kidnap victims suspected to be Pastors of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, earlier reported to be kidnapped. Although, the police did not categorically say they were the kidnapped victims as investigation continues to ascertain that. [READ ALSO] Police Release Names of Kidnapped RCCG Pastors, Says They May Be Freed Soon Few hours ago, a Deaconess who was also kidnapped was rescued and duly identified by the police as one of those earlier kidnapped. Deputy Supritendent of Police (DSP) Abimbola Oyeyemi who is the Police spokesperson in Ogun state confirmed [Read]

Lawan, Gbajabiamila To Be Impeached – Primate Ayodele makes shocking Prophecy

The leader of INRI Evangelical spiritual church, Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele has predicted that the senate President, Ahmad Lawan and the Speaker of the house of representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila will face impeachment threat in their administration due to dissatisfaction in their leadership style on the part of the members of both chambers. He made it known that he see people using them as a ‘rubber-stamp’ and this will anger the member of the house, which might lead to their impeachment. ‘If Lawan isn’t sitting well, he will be impeached, same as Gbajabiamila, let them be very careful and focused, they are sitting on a hot seat and must do things [Read]

BOOM! Two African Pastors Allegedly Find Jesus, Invite Him To Church

– Two Kenyan and South African pastors have allegedly found Jesus, the redeemer as described in Christian faith – The yet-to-be identified pastors reportedly invited the ‘Jesus’ to their churches and had him dressed as the biblical version of the son of God – Two twitter users, @DeSaylor1 and @Kennytexxkkk shared the photos and stated that the pastors are presenting it as the return of Christ Two pastors, a Kenyan and South African have allegedly claimed to have found Jesus and are presenting the man to their congregation as the son of God. Photos of the Caucasian male speaking to a group of people in what appears to be a [Read]

BREAKING: COZA Pastor, Fatoyinbo Bows To Pressure, Steps Down From Pulpit

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Biodun Fatoyinbo, the senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly(COZA), says he has decided to step aside from the pulpit of the church. In a statement released on Monday, he said the move was the advice of his mentors. Fatoyinbo had been in the news since Friday when Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer and wife of Timi Dakolo, Nigerian musician, accused him of raping her when she was 16 going on 17. “I have taken time to pray and seek spiritual counsel from Christian leaders around the world who feel very concerned about the ongoing reports in the [Read]