A Nigerian pastor has been busted after collecting a huge N28 million from a girl for powerful prayers.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested Anu Ojo Olakonori, a self-acclaimed pastor and founding father of Angel on guard Ministries for a N27.9 million fraud, Leadership reports.
EFCC representative, Tony Orilade, who confirmed the arrest to Leadership Newspapers on Friday, said Olakonori was arrested following a petition by the victim.
According to him, the complainant alleged that sometime in 2016, she was introduced to the suspect by a pastor of hers in Bauchi for prayers and cleansing as a result of the difficulties she was facing at the time.
The suspect, under this pretense, started requesting for cash from her and she made transfers to him in several tranches amounting to N27, 900,600.
The investigation has conjointly discovered that the suspect used the said total to buy numerous properties – house and cars, for himself.
He will be charged to court as presently as investigations are concluded.