Apostle Johnson Suleman assassination attempt fails. Nigerian televangelist and the senior pastor and general overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, a church with its headquarters in Auchi, Edo State was today Friday 22 October 2022 attacked by gunmen in Nigeria. Gunmen on Friday attacked the convoy of Apostle Johnson Suleman along the Benin Auchi Road, Edo State, and allegedly killed seven persons including three policemen.
At the time of the incident, Suleman returned from a foreign trip and was heading to a destination in Edo State when the gunmen attacked his convoy around the Auchi area of the state. Apostle Johnson Suleman assassination attempt on convoy was planned and seems some people have been after him for quiet some time. During the attack, the gunmen opened fire on Suleman’s convoy, allegedly killing three of his police orderlies and four yet-to-be-identified persons.
Suleman’s lawyer, Samuel Amune, who confirmed the attack to our correspondent, said the cleric just returned from a program in Tanzania, adding that he escaped death by a whisker, hence Apostle Johnson Suleman assassination attempt on convoy has failed!.
Reacting to the attack, Suleman in a tweet attributed his escape to God.
Who is God to you?
He is my way maker,my bridge over troubled waters,the one that lays his chambers upon the waters,walks on the wings of the wind as a chariot,stretches forth heaven as a curtain..
Who is he to you?
— Apst Johnson Suleman (@APOSTLESULEMAN) October 21, 2022
He said, “He was returning from a journey and he had almost on the shores of Auchi when some assassins attacked him. Three of his police orderlies, among others died. He travelled before and just finished a program in Tanzania.
Zambiangospel gathered, “He was returning to Auchi when the gunmen attacked him along Sabingida down to Warake area, and Auchi shares direct boundary with Warake. So, he had passed Warake and was entering the boundaries of Auchi when the attack happened.”
Apostle Johnson Suleman assassination attempt on convoy fails!