in Lagos state have arrested the General Overseer and founder of a
church, Set Captive Free Ministry, Prophet Samuel for allegedly
obtaining N8m from his church member, Uche Nwoke under the false
pretense of delivering him from family curses.
to a report by PM Express, the deliverance turned into calamity as the
two children of Nwoke died in the same day and Ndukwu disappeared and
ran to Portharcourt in River State where he was eventually arrested and
brought to Lagos.
Magistrates court where he is facing charges of obtaining under false
pretence, stealing and threat to life of the victim and was remanded in
prison custody. P.M.EXPRESS gathered that Ndukwu prophesied to Nwoke
that there was a family curse that was hindering the progress of his
family members and there was need for the family to carry out
deliverance to upturn the hindrance.
after the spiritual deliverance, all the things the family members lost
in the past because of the curses will be regained and directed him to
bring the money for the work.
Nwoke sold all he had and gave to Ndukwu and he performed some spiritual
deliverance which eventually led to the death of Nwoke’s children.
Nwoke asked to know why things turned out like that instead of getting
better, the Ndukwu said he did not know what happened. He then requested
the refund of his money and Ndukwu threatened to wipe out his family if
he dare asked for the money.
reported to the Police and Undukwu fled before he was arrested and
charged to court for the alleged offence. He pleaded not guilty.
prosecutor, Mr Oje Uagbale did not object to his bail and asked court
to give bail condition that will enable the defendant to come to court
for trial and the defendant no longer live in Lagos State. The presiding
Magistrate, Mr O.N. Ogbe granted him bail in the sum of N500,000 with
two sureties in like sum.
prison pending when he will perfect his bail condition. The matter was
adjourned till 26 June 2017. When P.M.EXPRESS contacted Ndukwu, he said
he hails form Oboro in Ifakale town in Mbaitolu Local government Area
in Imo State.
years ago and have church branches in Phortharcourt in River State,
Enugu and Nnewi in Enugu and Anambra States before he was arrested.