Senior Pastor of The House of Freedom, Tony
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The mother of three said it happened while she was a 16-year-old secondary school student living with her parents in Ilorin, Kwara State.
Fatoyinbo, responding on Friday evening, denied raping Busola or any other person. Calling the credibility of his accuser and her musician husband, Timi, to question, he threatened to take legal action against all those directly or indirectly involved in the allegation.
In his blog post titled ‘Abuse in the Light of the Gospel’,
“Many lack the confidence to address sexual abuse because they don’t feel adequately equipped to handle the complexities involved. Others do not have sufficient training to address the challenges of sexual or even domestic abuse matters throw up.”
The preacher listed four steps that should be taken by church leaders in handling sexual abuse cases — caring for survivors, confronting sin, seeking justice, and protecting the vulnerable.
It is so glaring that the war between past and present Governors of Imo State, Okorocha and Ihedioha has extended to family members too.
It was reported that few days ago, some members of the Imo Committee on Recovery of Government Properties stormed a shopping mall owned by Uloma Rochas-Nwosu, daughter of Rochas Okorocha, former governor of the state.
The incidence which happened at night was at a mall, House of Freeda, which is located in Owerri, the state capital.
It was gathered that carted away some property believed to be owned by the state government.
In addition, a branded vehicle belonging to Reach FM, a radio station, suspected to be owned by a member of the Okorocha’s family, was reportedly impounded.
This happened after the Imo committee on...
Popular Nigerian singer, Harrysong has aired his own views on the trending issue of Busola Dakolo and Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of Coza church.
Harrysong, a former artiste under Five Star records hinted that the Body of Christ, which is the church should expect more trying times at time soon.
The crooner also asked the troubled pastor to step down and let another pastor take over, pending the outcome of the grievous allegations.
He wrote: "PASTOR BIODUN FATOYINBO should step down now. while he clears his image,as justice take its course, A new pastor should be ordained immediately,so the church COZA which is the body of...
Celebrities and other concerned Nigerians are jointly calling on the embattled Pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo of Coza to step down, pending when the case is resolved.
Adesua Etomi, wife of Bankole Wellington (BankyW) has joined the team "PastorStepDown" campaign.
Also Nollywood actor, Akah Nnani who is a core member of the controversial church, Coza also joined the team.
Hr wrote: " This issue has been addressed by the senior pastor. Pastor has said he never raped anyone in his life. Good! Praise God. Now what next? Dear @biodunfatoyinbo The next thing to do sir, is to step down from the position of senior pastor. But I know you know this sir and the church is in fact already making...