July 24, 2012 – Evangelist Dupes Church Members Of N1.6 Million
A 38-yr old Evangelist identified as Obiora Okoye has been arrested for duping his church members of N1.6 million which he obtained under false pretence In Ogun State,Nigeria.
Evangelist Okoye who resides at no 3 Faith Estate, Toll-Gate Sango was arraigned at Oshodi court on 1-count charge of fraud.
He allegedly took N1.5 Million from One Chika Okoli with a promise he will secure British Visa and tickets for him and his wife.
He additionally obtained N103,000 from another church member identified as Ezonyeamu with a promise he will help his brother, Michael Ezeifem adopt a child from motherless baby’s home.
“Okoye organised prayer sessions and had been praying for Ezonyeamu’s brother, who had been married for two-years without a child.
“He promised to help them adopt a child from a motherless baby’s home, which he never did.”
He has been granted a bail of N500,000 and the case has been adjourned till August 2nd, 2012.
This kind evangelist na fraudster!