According to the embattled Bishop Daniel Obinim, he is being framed up in the GHC11.6million fraud allegation that has been levelled against him.
Speaking on the issue right after he was granted bail, the controversial founder and head of the International God's Way Church said he had never met, seen or interacted with his accuser until after he [Obinim] was arrested by the police.
"I know he is just being used to embarrass me as a man of God. But I warn him, he should go and ask about all the people who started picking issues with me and how they ended up. If I am a true man of God, then let my God speak for me. You cannot disgrace me like this and go free, my God will speak and you will all see what will happen to them and their families," Obinim told a mob that had gathered to celebrate his release for holding an enthusiastic crowd at his residence in Accra after his release from cells.
Bishop Daniel Obinim spent two nights in police holding after he was arrested on Tuesday, 23 August following accusations that he had defrauded a gold dealer of GHC11.6 million.
He was also held to answer to charges of child abuse after a video of him flogging two teenagers for sexual promiscuity.
Obinim was granted bail on Thursday, 25 August.