Trendy but controversial Lagos Pastor, Sign Fireman of the Perfect Christianity Mission has been arrested by men of the Lagos State Police Command after he was allegedly implicated in the murder of a teenage girl whose name was simply given as Bose. A teenage boy in Fireman’s church was recently arrested by the police for strangling a 12-year-old girl while trying to forcefully obtain faeces from her. On interrogation, the 18-year-old suspect told the police that he had always dreamt of becoming rich and when he approached the Pastor, he was told to get the feaces of a virgin girl. The suspect also told the police that he was promised the sum of N 100,000 for the assignment.
The spokesperson of the Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police Force, Ngozi Braide disclosed on Wednesday that the Pastor is already in police custody. She also disclosed that investigation on Fireman’s involvement has commenced and that findings will be made public.
Fireman has always courted controversy. At a time, a billboard advertising his church read “All the hot girls in Lagos attend Pastor Fireman’s church. Apart from you?”. Mid last year, the church witnessed a grat influx of new members after news spread that first timers in the church were normally given the sum of N 5, 000 for attending. He was also in the news after he claimed to have healed Nollywood Veteran, Enebeli Elebuwa who suffered a stroke. The famous actor died months after videos of the purported healing was circulated.