Pastor (Mrs) Joy Tongo of the
Mountain of Fire Ministry, Yaba headquarters, has been charged before Isolo
Magistrates’ court and remanded in prison for her alleged involvement in a visa
scandal in Lagos State, western Nigeria.
defrauded Stanley Dim under the false pretence of procuring him a Chinese visa
for missionary journey.
the church headquarters in Yaba and promised to link him with her partner in
China for missionary journey and thereafter he could stay back there and earn a
Tongo allegedly told him that he
will pay N300,000 for the procurement of visa and other necessary documents for
play, gave her the money and she promised to get back to him with the visa a
day before the journey.
the visa on the day she promised Dim. The travel period also elapsed and there
was no alternative arrangement for the trip to China.
the journey had been postponed and it will be for another date.
failed, Dim demanded for his money back which Tongo refused to pay.
money to obtain forms for his travel documents.
police division and Tongo was arrested and charged to court.
under false pretence and stealing under the Criminal Code.
presiding Magistrate, Mrs Joy Ugbomoiko, granted her bail in the sum of
N100,000 with two sureties in like sum.
pending when she will perfect her bail.
Source: PM News