A 35-year-old pastor, Nnamso Friday Jacob has been picked up by the Nigerian police force for reportedly having canal knowledge of a16-year-old girl inside his church.
Naija news understands that the Akwa Ibom State-born pastor committed the deadly act that has been campaigned against in nigeria by several Public Opinion leaders and human right activist.
Speaking about the abominable act, The police spokesperson, nudam Fredrick, revealed that the pastor otherwise known as ‘Major Prophet Honesty Jesus, drugged the girl before he raped her.
The incident occurred on June 23 at Mr Jacob’s church, the Living Power of Zion Church, Ndue Eduo, Okon Eket, Eket Local Government Area of the state when the girl went for “counselling and deliverance” which was fixed by the suspect who is the general overseer of the church.“While she was in the prophet’s counselling room, the suspect administered an intoxicating liquid substance to the victim and thereafter took advantage of the victim and had unlawful carnal knowledge of her,”.
Mr Jacob is the second pastor to be arrested for rape in Akwa Ibom in less than a month.