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Pastor Allegedly Raping 14-Yr-Old Member, Sells Church Building And Relocates

A pastor, Chris McDouglas Omosokpea of Peculiar Generation Assembly Church, Oshodi, Lagos, who’s facing a charge for the rape of his member’s teen daughter has allegedly sold his church building and fled to an unknown place to establish another church. SaharaReporters reports that Omosokpea had allegedly sexually abused a 14-year-old girl for the past four years before he was arrested in June 2020 and charged before the court for defilement. He was, however, granted bail on health grounds before the Lagos High Court. Omosokpea didn’t show up in court when the case came up again on Tuesday, March 2. The Presiding Magistrate, Kubeinje, subsequently adjourned the case till April 21, 2021. It was gathered that, before he was arrested, the victim claimed the pastor deceived her with fake prophecies and she kept the abuses away from her parents, who had been members of the church for over 12 years, with a strong belief that Pastor Douglas was a real man of God. However, when she could no lon

Procedures For proscribing An Organization



The former special adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan on public affairs has listed the procedure for declaring an organization or person a terrorist. 

Okupe on his Facebook page on Tuesday, September 19, posted procedure stipulated on Section 2 of the Terrorism (Prevention) Act 2011. 

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His post followed a case made for Fulani herdsmen by the senior special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on media and publicity, Garba Shehu. 

Shehu, while speaking on federal government's decision to proscribe the pro-Biafra group, the Indigenous People of Biafra led by Nnamdi Kanu said, Fulani herdsmen are just criminal gang. But in his social media message, Okupe said: 

(1) Where two or more persons associate for the purpose of, or where an organization engages in: 
       
a. Participating or collaborating in an act of terrorism 
b. Promoting, encouraging or exhorting others to commit an act of terrorism; or 
c. Setting up or pursuing acts of terrorism, the judge in chambers may on an application made by the Attorney General, National Security Adviser or Inspector General of Police on the approval of the President, declare any entity to be a proscribed organization and the notice should be published in the official gazette. 

(2) An order made under subsection (1) of this section shall be published in the official gazette, in two national newspapers and at such other places as the judge in chambers may determine. 






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