By Mary BASSEY Senior Investigator Reporter, Lagos.
AN ostensibly bogus pastor identified as David Daniel has been arrested by Police operatives attached to Ejigbo Division, Lagos for allegedly masturbating while rubbing anointing oil on the buttocks of a middle-age woman, Joy Muriyaro over claims that he was cleansing her of and casting away an impending spiritual attack. Sources said the fake man of God had approached the victim at her Aiyelegun shop Ejigbo where he revealed to her that he had a vision of an impending attack that would result to fibroid growth in the near future. The woman was said to have bought the prophesy and handed over the N3,50 and a bottle of N1000 worth perfume demanded to the cleric who afterwards, instructed that they should go to the woman’s house where he would administer the oil on her tummy. However, trouble started at the woman house when the fake prophet ordered the woman to strip naked and started using the oil to sensually massage the woman’s buttocks and her private part while masturbating at the same time. CrimeWorld was told that the woman later became uncomfortable with the movements of the cleric’s fingers on her body following which she raised the alarm and alerter the Police. The Police public relations officer, DSP Bala Elkana confirmed the incident adding that the man had been charged with indecent assault and remanded in prison custody. According to him, “On September 17, 2019, at about 2045 hrs, one Joy Muriyaro of 31, Olarewaju Street Ejigbo Lagos reported at Ejigbo Police station that one David Daniel 41, came to her shop at N0 2 Aiyelegun Road Ejigbo under the guise of being a prophet sent to her by God. That the said prophet claimed that he saw a vision that she is having a spiritual problem and had foreseen her having fibroid growth in the near future. He collected three thousand fifty naira cash from her and a bottle of perfume worth one thousand naira for spiritual cleansing. She further stated that the suspect followed her to her house and ordered her to remove her clothes for him to rub the anointing oil on her buttocks. She became apprehensive when she noticed that the suspect was masturbating while rubbing the anointing on her buttocks. The suspect was arrested and charged to court for indecent assault and remanded in Kirikiri prison.”