I was detained because of Nnamdi Kanu – Father Mbaka speaks as Catholic Church suspends him - 4 months ago
Father Ejike Mbaka has broken the silence on his disappearance for 24hours, he accused the Enugu Catholic Bishop, Reverend Callistus Onaga, of planning his incarceration.
Mbaka said he was detained by the Bishop over his support for Nnamdi Kanu and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). He said he was released because of the protest that happened at his ministry on Wednesday.
Father Ejike Mbaka who spoke to journalists on Wednesday evening said the Enugu Catholic Diocese planned to detain him for 30days, he added that a lot of issues were presented before him and they agreed to detain him for 30 days. He will have to pray and meditate over the issues during the period.
He told them to allow him to go and address his ministry before the incarceration, but they disagreed. They pushed him out after seeing the large crowd that turned up for the protest.
He said his major sin was that he prayed for Nnamdi Kanu and his recent comments against President Muhammad Buhari.
According to Sahara Reporters, the Leadership of Catholic Church has finally suspended Father Mbaka over his recent Anti-Buhari’s comment and support for Nnamdi Kanu.