A Celestial Church prophet identified as Dominic Michael, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police for allegedly administering a killer concoction to one of his members, Ramat Audu, in an incident which occurred on May 19 at Jesu Segun Parish, Santana Bus Stop, Ajangbadi, Lagos.
The Lagos State Police also announced that the deceased’s live-in lover, Ifeanyi Enyinna, who allegedly took her to the prophet’s church for healing, was also arrested. The Nation reported that the deceased was ill and told her lover to take her to church for prayers.
The prophet was however arrested for unlawful administration of herbal concoction, which led to the death of the lady. The suspects arrest came afterone Ibrahim Audu of Akeson in Igando reported that his sister, Ramat, was taken to the church by her lover and she died after drinking a concoction.
Recovered from the scene of the incident was a native sponge, perfume and candles were recovered, while the corpse was moved to the mortuary for autopsy.
This is coming after it was reported that a Prophet of a church in the Ughelli area of Delta state, who reportedly chained and beat a 30-year-old man brought to his church for healing to death, was arrested by operatives of the Nigerian Police.