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


An unidentified Nigerian man has been burnt to death in Rustenburg, South Africa, after his vehicle was ablaze by yet-to-be identified people. 

According to media reports on Sunday, April 22, the country's north west police did not believe the incident was related to violent protests in the area, Vanguard reports. 

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Multiple  reports said that two vehicles were set ablaze in
two separate incidents by a group of unidentified people. 

The police spokesperson, Ofentse Mokgadi, said that no arrest had been made and that investigation was ongoing. South African Broadcasting Corporation said: "We can confirm that in two separate incidents, two vehicles were burnt by unknown suspects. In one of the incidents, a man sustained serious burn wound injuries after being set alight. He later died in hospital. "At this stage a motive is unknown and police are still investigating." 

It was learnt that the killing of the Nigerian came less than 10 days after another Nigerian, 30-year-old ThankGod Okoro, from Ogbaku in the Awgu local government area of Enugu state, was murdered. 

According to records, no fewer than 117 Nigerians have been killed in South Africa since February, 2016.