Lagos - A self-proclaimed pastor identified as Korede Olamide, has been arrested for allegedly drugging and raping a woman who went to him for spiritual solutions to her problems, Daily Post reports.
Olamide was arraigned by an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.
The 37-year-old man was said to have robbed the woman of an unspecified amount of money when she went to him for special prayers.
The court presided by Sule-Amzat, heard that Olamide had added Valium 5, a sleep-inducing drug, into the woman’s drink, making her sleep until the next day and in the process, forcefully had carnal knowledge of her without her consent.
The prosecutor, Sergeant Lucky Ihiehie told the court that the accused committed the crime on August 20, 2016, at Popoola Guest House, Alapere-Ketu area of Lagos.
This happening a few days after a pastor with Christ Embassy, Pastor Letsego, committed suicide after he allegedly sent pictures of his penis to his church Whatsapp group according to News24.
- News 24