Mary Bushiri Wiki – Mary Bushiri Biography
Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) leader, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary have been arrested by the Hawks over an investment scheme called Rising Estate.
According to the statement issued by the church, the couple was asked to present themselves to the Hawks offices on Monday night in Pretoria accompanied by their lawyers to discuss an issue relating to the investment company.
Mary Bushiri Life story and age
Prophet Bushiri was born on the 20th of February 1983. Bushiri real name is Shepherd Huxley Bushiri, but he is also commonly known by his alias, Major One, or Prophet Shepherd Bushiri.
How old is Bushiri? What is her age?
Today, Prophet Bushiri is 36 years old.
The incident comes after several people have alleged that they were robbed of their hard earned monies by Bushiri through an investment scheme, which was now refusing to release funds back to them.
“The Hawks informed lawyers of our leaders, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and Prophetess Mary Bushiri, late Monday afternoon that they (Hawks) are requesting the couple to go to their office by 11am accompanied by their lawyers to discuss an issue concerning a certain investment pertaining to certain company .
We are told as the Prophet and lawyers were getting prepared for the 11am appointment, the Hawks went to their house before the 11am appointment and arrested the Prophet’s wife alone. We are told the Prophet is on his way to the Hawks office to hand over himself. He believes in the justice system of the country and he will abide to all what the law compels until all this war is done,” reads the statement shared on Bushiri’s social media platforms.
The church and it’s leader said they were not ready to discuss the matter in full length as it was still being investigated by the Hawks.
Who is Mary Bushiri
The self-proclaimed Prophet Shepherd Bushman and his wife, Mary, are among four people arrested by Hawks for allegations of money laundering worth 102 million rupees.
The flamboyant pastor has been taking the Hawks’ engagement for a while as he appeared in court on another money laundering case last week.
Mary Bushiri Scandals
Bushiri has faced scandals and scrutiny ever since he founded a charismatic welfare church called the Enlightened Christian Encounter.
This was the second time the couple was arrested by Hawks in a few months, and an action related to a suspected 15 million money laundering scheme in February 2019 ahead of the current incident.
Mary Bushiri Statements and surrendered
In a statement, Hawks revealed that Bushiri surrendered himself at a Pretoria police station after trying to escape from the authorities and was arrested at his wife’s home in Sandton.
The Hawks Colonel Katlego Mogale: “Four suspects, including a priest aged 25 to 39, were arrested for alleged involvement in fraud and money laundering worth RUB 102 million.”
Hawks added that the serious organized crime investigation team arrested the first couple, Willah Mudolo and Zethu Mudolo, at OR Tambo International Airport on Saturday.
The applicants appeared before the Pretoria Magistrates’ Court for a bail hearing, where their case was adjourned to the end of the month.