A 2018 video exhibiting Catholic Priest and Religious Director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Fr Ejike Mbaka, attacking the President, Main Basic Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for being stingy and unwilling to make donations to his church has gone viral on Twitter.
Mbaka had earlier within the week declared that God had withdrawn his help for Buhari and even blessed the chief of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, whose organisation has been designated a terrorist community by the Federal Authorities.
Nevertheless, on Friday, the Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, stated in an announcement that Mbaka’s current criticisms of Buhari have been primarily based on the refusal of the President to award him some contracts.
Amid the raging controversy, a video posted on Twitter by @RBiakpara reveals Mbaka accusing Buhari of failing to make donations to his church regardless of the church supporting his ambition in 2015.
“If you realize what this ministry is passing via as a result of we’re supporting Buhari. And the attackers are ready for me to say I’m supporting Buhari once more and the assault will begin and Buhari will stay in Aso Rock, being any person who can not give cash?
What does that imply? All of the folks being given allocation, what qualification have they got that we don’t have?” Mbaka lamented within the 10-minute video.
The video was recorded on the ministry’s 2018 harvest and bazaar celebration forward of the 2019 common elections. By the way, it was the identical day that Mbaka prophesied that the Peoples Democratic Celebration would lose the Presidential election as a result of the
Vice-Presidential candidate, Peter Obi, refused to make a donation.
Mbaka, who appeared livid with Buhari, advised Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, that he had been victimised for supporting Buhari in 2015 however the President had failed to indicate appreciation.
The priest additionally stated the Federal Authorities should have taken up the duty of refurbishing his church.
He stated, “Due to Buhari, I’m on this bush. Can’t the Federal Authorities take this ministry as a mission? What would they lose from their pocket? A ministry that may again them spiritually and they’ll go ahead.”
Mbaka added that his members have been aggrieved that they have been deserted by the President.
“Our loyalty, our help for Buhari shouldn’t be debatable however the best way he has repaid us is harmful and cancerous and damaging and may pull any chief down… A number of occasions he would invite me to Abuja. I might keep for one week and are available again however no one would see him,” Mbaka lamented.
The cleric stated his church performed a significant function in bringing Buhari to energy, including that the President should have visited his ministry in Enugu.
“If this can be a place the place issues work nicely, the second Buhari obtained to that chair (Presidency), he would come right here. What does it price him? One morning flight and he comes right here and thanks the ministry that made him who he’s then he can fly again,” the priest stated.