Police move in to close Bushiri's church

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In a fresh move against Prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Church, the acting Commissioner of Police, Tapudzeni Gabolekwe has instructed all Divisional Commanders, Directors, Criminal Investigation Division (CID) to ensure that the church and all its local branches did not congregate nor undertake any church activities.

This comes after the church was deregistered, albeit under mysterious circumstances in August this year.

Apparently, the church was informed about the decision to de-register it on July 25, 2019 reportedly after failing to adhere to rules and regulations since 2016.

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