General Overseer of a church, Tongue of Fire Restoration Ministry, Chukwuma Nkwocha, is in the custody of police in Lagos State for allegedly camping about 30 young girls as sex slaves. The 38-year-old Nkwocha, whose church is located at Sogunle area of the state was accused of sleeping with the young girls, whose ages range from 10 to 15 years.
The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Dolapo Badmos, confirmed the arrest of the pastor, saying that the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, had ordered investigation into the case. She said: "The command rescued about 30 young girls from the pastor’s custody."
Nkwocha, according to investigation, was addressing the congregation on Tuesday evening when policemen from Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) stormed the church. The GO stopped the service when the policemen introduced themselves. He was subsequently arrested and the girls taken away.