Police stop attempts to remove Bushiri vehicles

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Shepherd Bushiri poses with some of his flashy vehicles. Picture: Facebook
Shepherd Bushiri poses with some of his flashy vehicles. Picture: Facebook


The pastor’s daring escape caused a massive scandal in South Africa’s security cluster, sparking several investigations into how the couple had been able to leave the country without a trace. The matter also caused diplomatic tension between South Africa and Malawi after allegations arose that that country’s presidential aircraft may have been used to take the Bushiris out of South Africa.

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