But for divine intervention, it would have been a different story for thousands of worshippers at Winners Chapel church, Bishop David Oyedepo’s Living Faith Church. It was indeed a scary incident for many.
Already, the men of the Nigeria Police Force in Imo State have arrested six suspects over the discovery of two deadly Improvised Explosive Devices in a Winners Chapel church in Owerri, state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abdumajid Ali, has confirmed.
“I was about getting ready for the second service when a friend posted this ‘Breaking News!!! Police Anti Bomb squad has just detonated two bomb explosives planted at Winner Chapel PH road Owerri.
“I made a few calls and confirmed that it was true.”
A worshipper in the church, Onumara Onyekachi, told also confirmed the incident to Premium Times.
Consequently, worshippers at the Port Harcourt Road branch of Winners Chapel were full of thanks to God for sparing their lives after the police detected the explosives and detonated them.
The police believe the explosives were planted on Saturday night and timed to explode after the worshippers had gathered in their thousands for worship on Sunday. When will all these wicked acts stop?