Pastor swindles widow through ‘blessing money ‘

Pastor swindles widow through ‘blessing money ‘

LUSAKA, 14TH SEPTEMBER, 2018 – Police in Lusaka have arrested Pastor John Simfukwe of Interdenominational Jesus Ministries, Chipata Overspill Compound for having swindled his own congregant a widow of Lusakas SOS area of money amounting to K260, 000.
Brief facts of the matter are that in August, 2016 Mildred Chikote gave the Pastor K 170,000 with a view that he would buy her a house. Later on in January, 2017. He further obtain K90, 000 in the name of blessing her money which was meant for her to do business which he never returned.

The suspect is currently in Police custody and has been charged with two Counts namely:

Obtaining Money by False Pretences and Theft. He will appear in court soon.

We would like to warn all those that are hiding behind the pulpit with a sole purpose of swindling vulnerable congregants that we shall deal with them firmly and make them account for their actions according to the laws of the country.

Rae Hamoonga.

DEPUTY POLICE SPOKESPERSON.

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    Dr. Ngosa 6 days ago

    the relationship is more than jst a member! ist a case of sexual relationship gone wrong after the pastor has a new woman! otherwise why has it taken so long to report such a big amount of money!!

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    Eastern Nzika 6 days ago

    The problem is with most of us believers, we believe anything that our men of God tell us.There was a case before our courts where a pastor was fondling young ladies katundu on pretex that he was exorcising vibanda. It is common today to find rich men of God due to contributions by various flock. Some of these men of God are In fact ” men of Gold”.

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    MILDRED CHIKOTE 7 days ago

    iye mwebantu leave him who will be fucking me pliz leave him im feeling sexy

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    PASTOR JOHN SIMFUKWE 7 days ago

    I did not swindle she paid me for sex atase

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    should be cut of his head useless pastor

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    Jimmy shaba 1 week ago

    Devilish thug masquerading as a pastor.