NDLEA officers detained a prominent Nigerian pastor of God at the Nigerian airport for having 54 sticks of drugs on him.
While en route to a three-week crusade in Nairobi, Kenya, Rev. Ugochukwu Emmanuel Ekwem was held at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja-Lagos.
The General Overseer of Christ Living Hope Church is based in Isuaniocha, Mgbakwu Road, Awka, Anambra State, with two additional locations in Lagos and Abuja.
After being detained, the young and popular pastor confessed to the police.
Rev. Ugochukwu Emmanuel Ekwem stated he was bringing the illegal stuff to Kenya for a three-week crusade.
On social media, Nigerians did not spare him. Check out some of the comments below.
alexiss_euro_ nicknamed the man of God to famous drug lord Pablo Escoba; Pastor Escoba
house_of_maani_dc wrote; Did you just say church general overseerGod have mercy upon we humans
iamjezzbrown brought sarcasm to the comment section; I understand you need to be high in the presence of the most high
officialdanielrolland wondered if he preaches against drugs: Just imagine, self person condemning drugs during sermon.