The Akwa Ibom Police Command has arrested a 35-year-old pastor, identified as Nnamso Friday Jacob, for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl inside his church.
According to the command’s spokesperson, Nnudam Fredrick, Jacob otherwise known as ‘Major Prophet Honesty Jesus,’ drugged and raped the girl on Tuesday, June 23, 2020.
The incident happened at his church, the Living Power of Zion Church located at Ndue Eduo, Okon Eket, Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state.
The police said 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 Fredrick said.