- Mike Bamiloye has taken to social media to explain why coronavirus is not pandemic in Africa
- According to the evangelist and Christian film maker, it is due to the fasting and prayers of people
- Bamiloye stated that God and not science is the one responsible for the virus's inability to spread
While the world continues to marvel at the low rates of coronavirus cases in Africa, Nigerian evangelist and founder and president of Mount Zion Drama Ministry, Mike Bamiloye seems to have the answer.
According to him, it is God who has made it possible for the virus to not spread. Bamiloye stated that it is God's answer to the fasting and prayers of many Nigeria.
In a lengthy Instagram post, he stated that despite the world tagging Africa an overly religious and underdeveloped continent, they are the ones suffering from the spread of the virus and not Africa.
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Part of his post reads: "They are Not Happy that there are Churches scattered here and there including fake churches and fake prophets whose prayers never reached heaven.
They said Africa is too religious and undeveloped like China and America, and South Korea. Now the whole nation of Italy of 60million is quarantined as at yesterday. All Schools, Universities and Colleges of many regions and some nations are completely shut down. The Minister of Health of a Nation is also tested positive.
Airlines are flying empty. An airplane in UK, yesterday, flew from a city to the other with no passengers except the crew. Up till now, there are only less than 90 cases across the Continent of the 'Religious' African Continent. Even the Italian who imported the virus to Nigeria is getting better.
What shall we do with the massive crowd of Oshodi, Idumota, Alaba, Aba, etc? What shall we do to protect the Multitudes of Masses of students in our campuses? Who would give face masks to all our Market women, street hawkers and trading men? Eheee! Millions of worshippers at Redemption Camp Holy Ghost Nights!
Multitudes of People at MFM Power Must Change Hand! See Crowds at Canaan-land's Multiple Sunday Services and millions at SHILOH! When they all cover their faces and mouths and noses now, how will they respond to: "Let Someborry Shout Halleluyah!"
Do you now see that, Medical can not do this, it is Prayers that can do this? Do I now see that where the Technologically and Scientifically advanced nations have failed, ONLY GOD CAN HELP US. Let all those who have been bullying us that our prayers and Fasting are too much now raise up their voices in PRAYERS to God to deliver."
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The evangelist shared another post following backlash he received on the previous.
While some have expressed hope in the government's ability to fight the virus, there are some people who have lost all hope. During a street interview with Legit.ng, one man gave quite an interesting response. When asked if he was scared of getting infected, he replied in the negative.
In his response, he stated that he was a child of God and believed in the power of His protection. He also emphasized on being protected as he is a member of 'Chosen', a popular church known for their radical evangelism.
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