raging on here as there was drama at the Devotional Life Centre where, for the
second time, none of the two factions managed to use the church premises to
hold a crossover night service.
head on as both wanted to do their service the Devotional Life Centre church
and the police had to intervene by banning both factions from conducting their
services at the church premises.
the church being divided into two groups, one led by Rev Cossam Chiyangwa and
the other by Rev Amon Madawo and is waiting for the supreme court to decide the
legitimate leader of the church.
meeting because there were clashes on who will use the church venue for the
agreed upon as both factions refused to bow down prompting the police to ban
both factions from using the church pemises for the cross over night service.
themselves onto the church premises before being dispersed by police officers
armed with button sticks and dogs.
the police seeking intervention against the anti- reformist who were said to be
planning to bar the former from using the church premises.
of the venue on the crossover night but the Reformists did not want to discuss
the matter only to report to the police on the day of service that they were
being barred from the church premises,” a source said.
premises during the crossover night as the police manned the venue.
and we were expecting to see our brothers looking for a separate venue but
their refusal led to this standoff until the police manned the premises with dogs,”
pushed for the police to lock out both factions to avoid confrontation.