Prophet Bushiri ‘buys’ daughter luxury car

2017-12-21 14:12
PHOTO: Shepherd Bushiri Instagram

PHOTO: Shepherd Bushiri Instagram

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This is a gift unlike any other for a four-year-old.  

Malawi-born Prophet Bushiri’s daughter turns five on Christmas Day but her dad got ahead of the celebrations by wishing her an early happy birthday on his Instagram page, according to Nyasa Times.

The photos of beautiful Israella were eye-catching – but maybe for all the wrong reasons.

In the pictures the little girl poses with what appears to be a brand-new Maserati Levante. The luxury car is adorned with ribbons and balloons, which made it look like the tot’s gift.

The SA-based prophet took to both Instagram and Facebook on Wednesday to share photos of the new car which, according to Wheels 24, costs anything from a whopping R1,65 million.

“It seems like just yesterday when her little palms held my forefinger. It seems like only a while ago when I celebrated that finally I could lift her up and allow her to rest on my shoulders. It's been a joy and heavens honor to watch her grow from being a baby to being the strong and brave child that she is today. I count myself blessed because not only did she give me a reason to smile but she gave me the opportunity to be called a Dad. 
“My sweet little daughter, my pride and joy. May God's loving kindness always shine on your beautiful face. I prophesy long life! You shall be great and yours, shall be a life that heaven celebrates,” Bushiri captioned the pics. “Happy birthday my princess.”

This, however, didn’t hgood down well with social media users.

Facebook user Sekgabi Masobe wrote, “Really a child get a Masarati Car for a present [sic].”

“Milk them boy akere they pay R25000 to receive your blessings and wena you buy your child an expensive car with their hard earned money and that time they don't even own a bicycle.”

While another user commented on the support the prophet receives from his followers.

“Something must be wrong somewhere. It is either some people are hypnotised, diabolically manipulated or they are ignorantly stupid or all of the above,” wrote Jude Obiora Akonam.

 

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