The United States Embassy in Nigeria on Friday denied media reports that Bishop David Oyedepo was denied an entry visa into the United States.
Recalled the reports that emerged on Friday that US embassy denied Oyedepo visa some online and mainstream media saying the Bishop did not qualify for a visa renewal after its assessment.
Oyedepo was said to have told the embassy that he had been traveling to the states since the 1980s and had not violated any rules or committed any crime to have warranted being denied a renewal of his visa.
US Embassy tweeted on Friday, Be advised, the reports making the rounds about a visa being denied to Nigerian Bishop Oyedepo are false,”
“If you have seen this manufactured item in the media, help defeat this #misinformation by communicating to everyone that it is completely false.”