Two pastors of various church congregations in Adamawa State who alleged to have been committing adultery for years have been recognized and at the moment are being interrogated by the police.
A male pastor of a Yola-based church, Ebenezer Otinjele and a feminine pastor of a church in Girei, close to Yola, Juliana Daniel had been arrested on expenses of adultery, inflicting abortion, prison trespass and menace to life.
The affair got here to gentle after the feminine pastor’s husband reported the matter to the police, alleging that the 2 pastors who work in the identical workplace, had two youngsters collectively though his spouse made him consider that the 2 had been his.
The Adamawa State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, who confirmed the arrest of the 2 to DAILY POST, affirmed that their arrest was sequel to a petition by one Barr Sule J Abdul, a counsel to Mr Eli Daniel, Juliana’s husband.
Mr Eli Daniel’s petition, with Reference Quantity SJA/SRL/VI/21/1, alleges “Acts of abatement conspiracy, inflicting abortion, prison trespass, adultery and menace to life opposite to sections 49,61,203,339, 374 and 383 (2) of Adamawa state Penal Code Legislation perpetrated by Ebenezer Otueke and Juliana Eli Daniel.”
Juliana Eli, a workers of Yola Electrical energy Distribution Firm (YEDC), works instantly beneath Ebenezer Etinjele, the corporate’s Enterprise Supervisor in Yola the place they allegedly began their further marital affairs.
They’re mentioned to have been within the affair for 4 years, most of which era Juliana’s husband, a workers of Federal Ministry of Energy, was away at work in Abuja.
A report has it that Juliana acquired married to Eli on April 6, 2002 on the Lutheran Church of Christ in Nigeria (LCCN) headquarters in Numan and have 5 youngsters, together with the 2 now being disputed.
An account has it that Mr. Daniel secured a job for his spouse, Juliana, on the YEDC in 2016 and that she was posted to Yola Enterprise unit and deployed to work within the workplace of the Enterprise Supervisor, Ebenezer, the place the 2 apparently began their affair virtually instantly.
They had been mentioned to have met in other places, together with even in Juliana’s matrimonial house when the youngsters had been away in school.