Gideon Bakare, a pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Akure, capital of the state of Ondo, was excommunicated after being found attempting to sleep with the wife of a Member.
The n*de Pastor has been seen in a viral video, begging the lady’s family after being caught red-handed in the act.
In a statement issued on Wednesday July 8 by RCCG spokesperson Olaitan Olubiyi, Bakare has been suspended for attempting adultery. He was also accused of throwing negative light on the church.
The statement read;
“The Redeemed Christian Church of God has excommunicated Mr Gideon Bakare and relieved him of all ministerial duties in the Mission.
“Bakare, who was an Assistant Pastor in the Church was recently accused of attempted act of adultery with a woman in her matrimonial home in Akure, Ondo State.
“The Church dissociated itself from such immoral act of Mr Bakare and described it as being completely contrary to the core values, doctrines, beliefs and practices of the RCCG and the undiluted word of God.
“The Church, after reviewing the report of her investigation, noted that by his conduct, Bakare has not only tainted his personal reputation but has portrayed the Church in a bad light.
”Mr Bakare has therefore been directed to return all official items in his custody and stay off all associated connections with the Mission with immediate effect.”