Bishop David Oyedepo under fire for allegedly inciting violence on calling on God to split Nigeria if it pleases Him
The founder and presiding bishop of the Faith Tabernacle, Bishop David Oyedepo face Condemnation has trailed comments credited to him for calling on God to split Nigeria if it pleases Him.
The Bishop during a ministration on Sunday, January 8, in Otta, headquarters of his ministry, reportedly rained down curses on those promoting the wanton killings in Southern part of Kaduna state.
However, Oyedepo’s comments have angered some Nigerians who have accused the bishop of making inflammatory statements.
Those offended by the cleric’s comments called him a divisionist who is no different from Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau and Nnamdi Kanu who are bent on splitting Nigeria.
They expressed shock that such statement could be made by a preacher and urged security agencies to start arresting pastors who make such divisional statements.
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