Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Nigerian Renowned Preacher Helen Ukpabio Sues UK Rights Groups £500million over Witchcraft Claims

Nigerian preacher, Helen Ukpabio, has sued two UK human rights groups - The British Humanist Association (BHA) and Witchcraft and Human Rights Information Network (WHRIN) for £500 million (N130 billion) due to their criticism of her teachings. Mrs Ukpabio claims to have expertise in identifying children and adults who are possessed with witchcraft spirits and in how they can be ‘delivered’ from those spirits. She had given features of “possessed children” only for the BHA to call for Ukpabio and others like her to be banned from coming to the UK on the grounds that they are a threat to child welfare and their practices are not conducive to the public good.’ Ukpabio claims that the BHA misrepresented her by saying that she ascribed these symptoms to Satanic possession and hence has damaged her reputation and livelihood to the sum of half a billion pounds. Her lawyers have also informed the BHA and WHRIN that she is launching a legal case against them. Reacting to the suit, Andrew Copson, Chief Executive of the British Humanist Association, had this to say: - See more at: http://www.lailasblog.com/2014/09/helen-ukpabio-sues-uk-rights-groups.html#more