Police arrest prophet in Edo over fake prophecy

Police capture prophet Benson Nosakhare over supposed fake prophecy in Edo

Men of the Nigeria Police force in Edo State have arrested one Benson Nosakhare for purportedly taking on the appearance of a prophet to defraud individuals of the general public.

The prophet was captured following an appeal by one of his victims, Mr. Thomson Osamudiamen, to the Commissioner of Police in the state, CP Abutu Yaro.Police capture prophet Benson Nosakhare over supposed fake prophecy in Edo

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The command PPRO, SP Kontongs Bello, in a statement on Thursday, May 5th, said the victim had complained that he was hypnotized by the suspect, who collected his vehicle.

“As per the person in question, the suspect, assuming some pretense of a prophet, asserted he saw him in a dream where he had an accident with his Lexus ES350 vehicle. He additionally said the suspect told him that to deflect the accident, he ought to use the vehicle to sow seed to the Lord, which he did.

The victim expressed that after he started thinking clearly again, he saw that the suspect had proactively changed the colour of the vehicle from gold to dark, and was at that point using it.

Two Lexus vehicles, ES350 and RX350 were recovered from the suspect during a hunt at his home. He has admitted to the wrongdoing and would be charged to court,” the assertion peruses.

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