The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a Prophet and General Overseer of Church of Lord, Olomore, Abeokuta, Ebenezer Ajigbotoluwa for defiling and impregnating two under age sisters (names withheld).
Penpushing reports that, the Command Public Relations Officer Abimbola Oyeyemi made this known on Sunday, adding that the suspect was arrested following a report by the mother of the victims who reported at lafenwa police station that she fell sick sometimes in 2018 and was taken to the church for spiritual healing.
The police said that, the pastor took advantage of her sickness and asked her entire family of six to move into the church premises to avoid being afflicted with the same sickness, adding that, there and then, the prophet started having sex with her daughters of 16 years and 13 years of age unknown to her.
Penpushing further reports that, Oyeyemi said the pastor impregnated the two under age girls and went on to procure abortion for them in a private clinic, stating that,aside from this, the prophet also defrauded the family of N2 million which he took for what he called spiritual cleansing.
“Upon the report, the DPO Lafenwa division CSP Muraina Ayilara led his men to the church but the place has been deserted. The CP then directed that the suspect be hunted for and brought to book. In compliance with the CP,s directive, the DPO and his men embarked on intelligence and technical based investigation, and their efforts paid off when the prophet was arrested on the 6th of August 2020 at about 5 am”, he said
The police said on interrogation, the suspect confessed to the commission of most of the allegations leveled against him and that it was the reason why he ran away when he heard that police are looking for him, adding that to recovered from his home are assorted dangerous charms.
Penpushing reports that, Oyeyemi said, the commissioner of police Edward Ajogun has ordered the suspect to be transferred to state criminal investigation and intelligence department for discreet investigation.