Monday, October 14, 2019

Tag "COZA"

    ‘We were hoping he would change’– Fatoyinbo’s ex-spiritual father speaks on scandal

‘We were hoping he would change’– Fatoyinbo’s ex-spiritual father speaks on scandal

Emmanuel Oset, presiding pastor of Champions’ Church, Ilorin, has likened Biodun Fatoyinbo to the biblical Judas who despite being loved betrayed Jesus.Fatoyinbo, senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), was in June accused of rape by Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer. In an interview aired by Arise TV on Thursday, Oset, who used to be a spiritual father to [...]

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    COZA: Rape allegation against Fatoyinbo fuelled by envy of some pastors

COZA: Rape allegation against Fatoyinbo fuelled by envy of some pastors

The Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) has described the rape allegation against Biodun Fatoyinbo, its senior pastor, as an unnecessary distraction.In a statement on Saturday, Ademola Adetuberu, senior executive assistant to the pastor, said the church stands by its pastor as it does not support any form of rape."We see this ugly development fuelled by envy and sheer jealousy as [...]

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    Fatoyinbo returns to the pulpit one month after stepping aside over rape allegation

Fatoyinbo returns to the pulpit one month after stepping aside over rape allegation

Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), has returned to the pulpit a month after stepping aside.In June, Busola, celebrity photographer and wife of Timi Dakolo, had alleged that she was raped by Fatoyinbo at the age of 16.Although Fatoyinbo denied the allegation, there was pressure on him to step down.Following protests and social media outcry, the [...]

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    ‘Our lives under threat’ — Timi Dakolo raises the alarm

‘Our lives under threat’ — Timi Dakolo raises the alarm

Timi Dakolo, Nigerian singer, has accused the police of attempting to intimidate him and Busola, his wife, over the rape allegation levelled against Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA).In a statement on Sunday, Dakolo said while the police have invited him and his wife for questioning on several occasions, they are yet to extend same gesture to [...]

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    COZA scandal: Police invite Timi, Busola Dakolo over ‘falsehood, criminal conspiracy’

COZA scandal: Police invite Timi, Busola Dakolo over ‘falsehood, criminal conspiracy’

The police have invited Timi Dakolo, singer-songwriter, and his wife for questioning over allegations of falsehood.According to a letter dated July 18 from the special tactical squad of the inspector-general of police (IGP), the police is investigating a case of criminal conspiracy, mischief and threat to life.The couple were directed to report on July 23 for an interview.In June, Busola, [...]

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    VIDEO: Methodist prelate dismisses allegation against Fatoyinbo, accuses Busola Dakolo of blackmail

VIDEO: Methodist prelate dismisses allegation against Fatoyinbo, accuses Busola Dakolo of blackmail

Samuel Uche, head of Methodist Church Nigeria, has dismissed the allegation Busola Dakolo levelled against Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA).In June, Busola, celebrity photographer and wife of Timi Dakolo, had alleged that she was raped by Fatoyinbo at the age of 16.Although Fatoyinbo denied the allegation, there was pressure on him to step down. Following protests [...]

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    Issue arrest warrant to Fatoyinbo, lawyers tell police

Issue arrest warrant to Fatoyinbo, lawyers tell police

The Coalition of Public Interests Lawyers and Advocates (COPA) has asked the police to issue a warrant of arrest to Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA).In a statement released in Abuja on Monday, Pelumi Olajengbesi, convener of COPA, said the police is not handling the rape allegation with the urgency and seriousness it deserves.Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer [...]

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    ICYMI: Dave Ogbole accused of sexual assault after supporting Fatoyinbo

ICYMI: Dave Ogbole accused of sexual assault after supporting Fatoyinbo

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    Adeboye on Fatoyinbo: You’ll be exposed if you continue sinning under ‘grace’

Adeboye on Fatoyinbo: You’ll be exposed if you continue sinning under ‘grace’

Enoch Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christain Church of God (RCCG), says Christians who continue living in sin under the guise of grace will be exposed.Adeboye made this statement on Friday night in light of the allegations of sexual immoralities being levelled against pastors, the most recent being Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor at the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly [...]

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    She told me about the rape, says founder of church where Timi, Busola got married

She told me about the rape, says founder of church where Timi, Busola got married

Yemi Davids, founding pastor of Global Impact Church, Lagos, says Busola Dakolo confided in him that Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), raped her.In a post on Instagram on Thursday, the pastor, who reportedly joined Timi and Busola, said he was privy to some of the "personal struggles" of Busola over the years.David spoke after Timi, a [...]

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    ‘I’ve never been COZA member’ – Timi Dakolo denies getting married in Fatoyinbo’s church

‘I’ve never been COZA member’ – Timi Dakolo denies getting married in Fatoyinbo’s church

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    Another COZA ex-member accuses Fatoyinbo of rape, indicts wife

Another COZA ex-member accuses Fatoyinbo of rape, indicts wife

Less than a week after Busola Dakolo, wife of Timi Dakolo, Nigerian singer, accused Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) of raping her, a former staff of the church has made similar claims.In an anonymous interview with Chude Jideonwo of YNaija, same platform where Busola had made her narrations, the lady, pseudo named 'X', said the incident [...]

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    ‘I’m coming for you’ — Kizz Daniel threatens lawsuit over claims he supports COZA pastor

‘I’m coming for you’ — Kizz Daniel threatens lawsuit over claims he supports COZA pastor

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    COZA not our member, says CAN

COZA not our member, says CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) says the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) is not its member.Kwamkur Vondip, national director, legal and public affairs of CAN, said this in a statement on Wednesday.COZA has been in the news since Busola, celebrity photographer and wife of Timi Dakolo, Nigerian musician, accused Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of the church, of rape.Vondip expressed worry over [...]

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    Modele Fatoyinbo: Nobody can take my husband’s place

Modele Fatoyinbo: Nobody can take my husband’s place

Modele, wife of Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), says nobody can replace him either as her husband or pastor of the church.She spoke hours after the pastor announced that he had stepped aside based on the rape allegation Busola, wife of Timi Dakolo, Nigerian singer, levelled against him.Amid the controversy, Fatoyinbo canceled the church’s 7-day annual programme but [...]

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    Let’s pray for the church, says Sam Adeyemi on rape allegation against Fatoyinbo

Let’s pray for the church, says Sam Adeyemi on rape allegation against Fatoyinbo

Sam Adeyemi, senior pastor of Daystar Christian Centre, has demanded prayers for the church and families of the accused and accuser in the allegation levelled against Biodun Fatoyinbo.On Friday, Busola Dakolo, celebrity photographer and wife of Timi Dakolo had alleged that she was raped by Fatoyinbo, founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), an allegation the pastor denied.In an [...]

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