Tag: pastor

April 23, 2013

#StoriesWeHear: Pastor arraigned for stealing married church member’s underwear

by Isi Esene Tommy Issachar, a 25-year-old pastor was arraigned before a Oshodi Magistrates’ Court on a two-count charge of ...

April 19, 2013

‘Pastor’ steals church member’s phone and says, the devil made him do it

Suspected fake pastor, Prince Kayode Ogbeniola was arrested under suspicion of stealing a Samsung handset whilst he was in the ...

April 15, 2013

Pastor arrested for allegedly embezzling church funds (PICTURED)

Bruce Anthony Stark, a 62-year old pastor out of Stockton, California, has been arrested for allegedly embezzling over $100,000 from ...

April 3, 2013

Photo of the Day: Wanted! Pastor… and housegirl

by Akan Ido We wonder what these people are wanted for; a crime or for jobs. Whichever way it swings, ...

March 23, 2013

#DivorceDrama: My pastor husband impregnated 4 women in 3 years – Prophetess

Titilayo Oluokun, a prophetess, has pleaded with an Agege Grade ‘A’ Customary Court to dissolve her 22-year-old marriage. The 51-year-old ...

March 20, 2013

Court remands pastor for alleged rape of church member in Ekiti

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered that a pastor, Ilesanmi Emmauel of Christ Apostolic Church, be remanded in prison ...

March 17, 2013

Pastor who had sex with under-aged girl told her, “God approves of our relationship” (PICTURED)

Jack Schaap, former pastor of First Baptist Church of Hammond, Indiana, is awaiting sentencing for having relations with a 17 ...

March 9, 2013

“I don’t joke with sex… it cools me down” – Pastor Shade Toyin-Kehinde

by Isi Esene Dr. Shade Toyin-Kehinde, the Convener, All Ladies Affairs, Business and Career Forum recently spoke with the Punch ...

February 11, 2013

Lord have mercy: Church closes after the pastor is arrested for drugs and violence

The Baypoint Community Church in Texas City is now going to be closed after the man leading the flock was ...

February 10, 2013

#ThankGodForOurFreedoms: Cuban pastor imprisoned, persecuted in his country finally makes it to America (PICTURED)

Pastor Omar Gude Pérez, his wife, Kenia Denis, and their two children arrived in the United States as refugees Friday. ...

January 31, 2013

(Un)righteous indignation: Pastor pulls gun on church accountant over money (of course) in Benue

by Isi Esene A new generation pastor was yesterday arrested by the police for illegal possession of firearms and assault ...

January 31, 2013

“I give God 10%. Why do you get 18?” – Pastor leaves waiter note in place of tips (SNAPSHOT)

A man claiming to be a pastor apparently tried to stiff a waiter on a tip, explaining that his work ...

January 17, 2013

Terrible: Police arraign 42-year-old pastor accused of raping and sodomizing 12-year-old girl (PICTURED)

by Isi Esene Alao Shobowale, a 42-year-old pastor of a white garment church was yesterday arraigned before an Ebute-metta magistrate’s ...

January 13, 2013

Opinion: If Jesus Christ were a Nigerian pastor…

by Gabriel Osamwonyi Omozuwa Unlike the boastful, wasteful hedonistic Nigerian pastor… He would have raised frontline entrepreneurs by freely and gladly ...

January 9, 2013

Pastor allegedly abducts another man’s wife for ‘spiritual guidance’

A 42-year-old pastor, Peter Ododa of the Holy Family Prayer Ministry, New Karu, Nasarawa State, yesterday appeared before Justice Vincent ...

January 6, 2013

How ‘pastor’ and ‘Imam’ who formed kidnap gang in Osun were arrested (PICTURED)

  Seun Ogunmusuru was popularly called pastor by those who know him in Ilesa, Osun State, while Hammed Adewumi is ...

January 4, 2013

About time: Police re-arrest 40-year-old ‘pastor’ for raping and sodomizing a 12-year-old

The Lagos State Police Command has rearrested a 40-year-old pastor, Alasco Sobowale, for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl in Epe ...

December 29, 2012

Opinion: The curse of the Nigerian ‘Big G’ God

by Oluwafunmilayo Oyatogun The narrow, dirt streets in southern cities like Aba and Port Harcourt are lined with zinc and ...

December 10, 2012

Pastor builds new Ark to prepare for the end of the world? (WATCH)

by Isi Esene Richard Greene is known all over as the modern day Noah, many laugh at him and see ...

November 1, 2012

TICKER: #PastorWhereIsMyIpad: Pastor admits stealing iPad in Ibadan

A 45-year-old pastor, Peter Oladiti, on Wednesday, appeared before an Ibadan Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing an iPad and other ...

October 28, 2012

TICKER: Legendary anti-gay crusader, Ted Haggard, now disgraced pastor makes u-turn on gay marriage

Ted Haggard has been keeping a low profile since he hit the headlines, back in 2006. In 2006 a huge ...

October 4, 2012

TICKER: How my pastor raped my 14-year-old daughter and aborted her pregnancy – Abuja mother tells sad story in court

A restaurateur and mother of 14-year-old girl has told a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Karu how the pastor of a ...

September 3, 2012

Opinion: Why the “HIV pastor” is likely to strike again, and again

by Dr. Boyce Watkins Ladies, please take a good look at this man, because the fact is that you probably ...

August 18, 2012

TICKER: 70-year-old pastor charged for allegedly raping a 10-year-old orphan

A 70-year-old pastor, Alfred Idonije, has been arraigned before an Egor Magistrate’s Court 4, sitting in Benin, for allegedly raping ...

August 10, 2012

Pastor kills father and uncle, accuses them of wizardry

by Mayowa Salami Mr. Udoka Onwe, 22-year-old pastor from Umuogodo Akpu Ngbo village in Ohaukwu LGA of Ebonyi State was ...

January 8, 2012

On to Greater Glory: Paul Irabor, popular gospel singer, passes on yesterday

by Chi Ibe  Paul Irabor, Nigerian pastor of the New Breed International Church and gospel praise-and-worship singer based in the ...

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail