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Pastor in trouble for attacking Catholic Church


  A 35-year-old pastor has been arrested by the Nigeria Police Lagos State Command for attempted to paint the Catholic Church black before right thinking people through the propagation of falsehood.
The Pastor identified as Chris Mordi, of the Miracle of Fires Ministry, Langbasa in the Ajah area of Lagos state, according to the police was arrested for allegedly propagating hate speech in the state.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Edgal Imohimi, disclosed this to newsmen, stressing that the suspect was arrested on May 5 at Ado Road, Langbasa area of Ajah in Lagos.
Edgal said that the Pastor was arrested allegedly while in possession of an inciting publication titled: “Beware of Catholic Women Organisation (CWO) and Knights of the Catholic for they are occultic.”
He said that the pastor had invited his church members for a programme where he was to make a public pronouncement on the issue before the publications were intercepted on May 5.
“This is a case of insult to religion and propagation of hate speech which contravene Sections 124 and 168 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State 2015.
“This should be a lesson to be imbibed by all religious leaders. We must encourage and preach religious tolerance,” he said.
He said that the clergyman would be charged to court for alleged hate speech and religious intolerance.

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