The founder of Jesus Intervention Household Ministry, Chizemdere Ezuma has been arrested by the Lagos state police command for allegedly sodomising, prostituting and infecting underage boys with HIV virus.
The gay pastor was arrested at his residence following information to the police that he had resurfaced, three months after he was declared wanted, The Nation report.
According to report, has it that the suspect hid in his ceiling for over two hours to evade arrest upon detectives storming his home a few days ago.
The pastor was declared wanted after an alleged male prostitute, Prince Chinecherem was arrested and charged to following one of their victim, 16-year-old Anthony Ikem, implicated them upon being caught while sneaking out of the suspect’s home with a polythene bag containing used condoms and other items.
He was stopped by neighbours and eventually confessed he was one of several sex partners of the pastor. Ikem also revealed that Ezuma gave them out to sleep with some of his male clients including VIPs. The teenager was tested at the hospital and discovered to be HIV+.
In his confessional statement to the police, said he would pay the boys N2,000 for sex. Investigation showed had 15 boys brought into his apartment where he forcefully penetrated them all through the anus. “The reverend confirmed he is HIV+ and has been receiving treatment for over three years. So, he knew he was HIV positive and still infected his victims and clients with it,” said a source.