The founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, steps down.
He announced his decision to step down earlier today on his instagram page.
Fatoyinbo was accused of rape by Busola Dakolo, the wife of a popular musician, Timi Dakolo.
Busola’s recent accusation is however not the first time the pastor was accused of sexual assault on young girls.
Naija Buzz News published everything we know on Pastor Fatoyinbo’s rape scandal.
Here’s his instagram announcement earlier today below;
“The past few days have been sobering for me. I have taken time to pray and seek spiritual counsel from Christian leaders around the world, who feel very concerned about the ongoing reports in the media. I have solicited their guidance on actions, I should take that are honouring to our Lord Jesus Christ and the work, he has called me to do,” he posted on his instagram page.
“Drawing from their counsel and that of the leadership of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly and owing to my love for God’s word and sacred honour of my calling, I have decided to take a leave of absence from the pulpit of the church,” he added.
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