The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has denied using mobile police officers for rituals as being speculated.
Suleman made the fresh claim in reaction to a viral video of a police officer identified as Seyi Peter alleging that he supplies him with his colleagues for rituals.
Africa Daily News, New York reports that in the video, the officer was seen claiming that the girl killed during the assassination attempt was used for havoc by Suleman who has come under intense scrutiny in recent times.
However, while reacting, Suleman denied even knowing the police officer in the video, stressing that he has never met him before.
In a series of tweets, Suleman wrote which were sighted by Africa Daily News, New York on Sunday morning he said: ‘This is an acclaimed police officer called Seyi Peter Alfred..he made posts on Facebook that has gone viral..that he used to give me mobile policemen and I used them for rituals.
‘I have never met him in life or dream..he said the girl that died goes to places for me.
‘He claimed that the girl that was shot was one of those we do havoc together that girl was just 15yrs old. [sic].
‘If all you are saying is true, may God bless you but if not may you be disgraced..I don’t reply people but this is a Supposed officer of the law lying like satan.’
Africa Daily News, New York had earlier reported that gunmen yet-to-be identified ambushed the cleric’s convoy on Warake road in Auchi, Edo State on Friday evening.
No fewer than seven persons including four police officers were killed in the unfortunate attack.
Many Nigerians have continued to react tp the incident on social media.