Double trouble Bishop Obinim in police custody for defrauding man GHC11.6 million

Obinim arrested for defrauding man of GHC11 million plus; aside the assault charges leveled against him by DOVVSU.

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Bishop Daniel Obinim is facing double trouble as he is in police custody at the National Police Criminal Investigations Department, Accra for allegedly defrauding a man of GHC11.6 million.

Obinim who on Tuesday was earlier charged by the Domestic Victims and Violence Support Unit, (DOVVSU) in Tema with physical and verbal assault after flogging two teenagers in his church for fornication.

After he had been released by the DOVVSU unit in Tema, the CID department at the Police Headquarters whisked him away to begin investigations into the alleged fraud case.

  play Bishop Daniel Obinim and a junior pastor from his church

 

Bishop Obinim was said to have demanded the said amount from a man whose name is not known yet and promised to assist him to collect GHC78,000 from a fetish priest, Okomfo Gyakpata.

But according to ASP Joseph Benefo Darkwa Obinim after taking the GHC 11.6 million from the man failed to help him retrieve his money [GHC78 000] from the Okomfo.

play Obinim spends night in police cell

 

“… I must say that we have just commenced investigations into this fraud issue. Now when we are done with this investigations, we will hand him over to our DOVVSU to also investigate the domestic violence issue,” ASP Joseph Benefo Darkwa told Accra-based Joy FM.

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