WATCH | Prophet Bushiri's church 'under severe attack' after overflow tents are torched

2020-02-13 15:34

Two large tents belonging to prophet Shepherd Bushiri are torched in Pretoria during a prayer session in a hall nearby.

WATCH | Supporters flock onto street as Bushiri and his wife head to court

2019-08-29 10:39

Visagie Street in Tshwane was a no-go zone for motorists as supporters of self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri flocked onto the streets.

Papa don't leach: False prophets and real profits

2019-03-04 09:16

The latest antics of some "men of God" got Glenn Bownes thinking again about religion, beliefs and faith – not to mention profiteering "prophets".

Preservation order for Bushiri's aircraft, investigators allege loan agreement fabricated

2019-02-17 06:24

Self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri's multimillion-rand private jet has been attached by the Asset Forfeiture Unit amid allegations that he fabricated loan agreement papers to acquire it.

Barry Roux will put it to you in Bushiri court case - reports

2019-02-05 08:46

Embattled self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri has reportedly acquired the services of top defence advocate Barry Roux.

'We are not hoping to be right or wrong' - Bushiri church on looming report into stampede deaths

2019-02-01 05:32

The Enlightened Christian Gathering Church says it wants to learn from the investigation into the fatal stampede at the church last month, saying that it didn't matter if it was right or wrong.

Bushiri's church not closed, but on 7 day prayer and fasting period – spokesperson

2019-01-21 20:53

The controversial Enlightened Christian Gathering Church says it has not closed its doors to congregants.

Sanco: Bushiri lawyers xenophobia accusations an attempt to shift the blame

2019-01-06 10:00

Sanco says Shepherd Bushiri must take responsibility for the stampede at his church in which three people died.

3 injured in stampede at Prophet Shepherd Bushiri's Pretoria church

2018-12-29 10:53

Three people are believed to have been knocked unconscious following a stampede at Prophet Shepherd Bushiri's church in Pretoria West.


Botswana lifts Prophet Bushiri's visa restrictions

2019-11-07 13:37

Botswana has lifted its visa restrictions on the leader of the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri, the church has revealed.

Metro police will not be deployed to Bushiri church due to unpaid account - City

2019-07-05 18:08

The Tshwane Metro Police Department will no longer deploy officers to the church of self-proclaimed prophet, Shepherd Bushiri, until the church settles its account.

What Shepherd Bushiri's followers teach us about the 'prosperity gospel'

2019-02-22 18:00

Prosperity gospel believers are not captive victims of so-called cult leaders. In fact, they move constantly between churches as they search for more efficacious "technologies" and "stronger prophets".

WATCH: Bushiri speaks after being granted bail - Good spirits, poison, no sleep and a Bible reading

2019-02-07 14:04

Embattled pastor and self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri has broadcast a video to supporters in which he spoke of 'immense orchestrated attacks' he had been subjected to over the past five weeks.

Bushiri’s application to hold church event was 'fully compliant' with by-laws – CRL rights commission

2019-02-01 14:01

Self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri's application to hold a church event that resulted in several fatalities, was fully compliant with by-laws, the CRL Rights Commission has found.

Confusion at hearing over who granted compliance certificate for Bushiri church

2019-01-29 20:43

A City of Tshwane certificate of compliance issued for a crossover event at controversial prophet Shepherd Bushiri's Enlightened Christian Gathering church on December 31, has taken centre stage at CRL Rights Commission hearings.

3 who died in stampede at Prophet Bushiri's church identified

2019-01-06 13:31

The bodies of three people who died during a stampede at the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church have been positively identified by their families, police say.

Prophet Bushiri's church under siege in wake of deaths

2019-01-04 20:15

Irate Pretoria residents have blocked entry to Prophet Shepherd Bushiri's controversial Enlightened Christian Gathering Church after the deaths of three people in a stampede.

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