The Pastor of Glorious Vision International Ministries, Ori Oke Ogudu, Lagos, Nigeria,Â Pastor Paul Nna has been arraigned before the Ogudu Magistrateâ€™s Court charged with raping aÂ housewife (names withheld).
P.M.NEWS gathered that the womanâ€™s husband, also a pastor in another church sent his wife toÂ Pastor Nnaâ€™s church to collect a bag from him.
When the victim got there, Nna reportedly told her that he saw a vision that there wasÂ danger lurking ahead in a new appointment she was about taking up that morning.
Nna was said to have deceived the colleagueâ€™s wife that she needed deliverance to cast aÂ demon out of her body.
In the process he flogged her severely with broom and after she became exhausted, she fellÂ down.
According to the husband, Charles Kukuise, before his wife could recover, Nna raped her. ButÂ immediately the woman became conscious she phoned her husband to reveal the incident to him.
Charles then reported the matter at Ojota Police Division.
He also rushed his wife to an undisclosed hospital where she was admitted.
After investigation, the matter was charged to the Magistrateâ€™s Court.
The prosecutor, Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP Eyo Owai docked the pastor on aÂ one-count charge of raping the pastorâ€™s wife.
When the charge was read to Nna, he pleaded not guilty.
The trial Magistrate, Mrs. Aje Afuwa granted Nna bail in the sum of N100,000 and one suretyÂ in like sum.
She adjourned the matter till 13 October, 2010 for trial.