PRETORIA-(MaraviPost)-The leader of Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Church leader Prophet Shepherd Bushiri on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 handed over himself to South Africa graft busting body Hawks.
This follows the arrest of Prophet Bushiri’s wife arrest over a certain investment pertaining to certain company called RISING ESTATE.
ECG Director of Communication Ephraim Nyondo confirmed the arrest and handing over of Bushiri to Hawks.
“The Hawks informed lawyers of our leaders, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and Prophetess Mary Bushiri, late Monday afternoon that they (Hawks) are requesting the couple to go to their office by 11am accompanied by their lawyers to discuss an issue concerning a certain investment pertaining to certain company called RISING ESTATE.
“We are told as the Prophet and lawyers were getting prepared for the 11am appointment, the Hawks went to their house before the 11am appointment and arrested the Prophet’s wife alone,” reads part of the statement.
It adds, “We are told the Prophet is on his way to the Hawks office to hand over himself. He believes in the justice system of the country and he will abide to all what the law compels until all this war is done.
“As the matter is still currently under criminal investigation, we have been advised not to discuss this matter any further”.
On Friday, October 16, 2020 South Africa court postponed Prophet Bushiri’s money laundering and fraud case to May 31, 2021.
This follows South Africa’ state lawyers failed to resume the case citing not being ready in court.