A popular pastor in Zambia has rendered an unqualified apology after sending nude photos and videos to women in the church who are married.
Pastor Charles Kalombo of the Bread and Life Church, Chingola branch in Zambia, is currently under fire for sending nude materials to married women in his church.
Explaining the issue, Zambia Police Chief, Charity Katanga said the obscene material went viral between September 18 and October 3, 2018.
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The husband of one of the married women reportedly saw the nude photos and videos and decided to leak it online.
Pastor Kalombo has since apologised to the public, insisting it was a “mistake” that the obscene materials got onto the phones of the married women.
“I am very sorry for sending those nude pics to a married woman it was just a mistake,” he apologised.
“The Bible says knock and the door shall be opened, seek and you be given and today I stand before you seeking for your forgiveness. I know I am a disgrace to Bishop Joe Imakando but please forgive me.”
He explained that his intention was to send them to his wife, adding that that the woman he “mistakenly” sent them to knows nothing about it.
“She doesn’t know anything and it was not her fault but my mistake as I wanted to send them to my wife but mistakenly went to your wife.”
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Meanwhile, Pastor Kalombo is currently in police custody and is assisting with investigations into the matter, police chief, Charity Katanga said.
She added: “Report regarding making and circulating obscene material occurred between September 18 and 3rd October 2018 at unknown time and place in which Charles Kalombo aged 44 years of house number 54 A, Chingola, an operator at Sasol Nitrol (Z) Limited, also an elder at Bread of Life Church. The same has been picked in connection to the allegation. A warn and caution statement recorded and detained on 5th October 2018 at Central Police to help with investigation.”
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