The Suspended, Dismissed and De-fellowshipped former General Superintendent of Assemblies of God Nigeria Rev Dr Paul Emeka has publicly denied that he is an Igbo Man,but rather that he came from Jos in Plateau State Nigeria.
Paul Emeka it was learnt,told some Worshipers of Assemblies of God Nigeria in Edo and Delta States few days ago that the General Council of Assemblies of God Nigeria decided to suspend and Dismiss him from the Church because they don’t want someone who is not from Igbo Extraction to occupy the position of the General Superintendent of Assemblies of God Nigeria.
Paul Emeka it was gathered few Months ago during a meeting with some Leaders of Assemblies of God who had pledged to go with him anywhere he goes revealed to them that he came from Jos and their Core blood brother. Paul Emeka told them that the two Tribal marks on his face are clear indication that he was not an Igbo Man.
According to PUO REPORTS there is no family in NSUKKA Enugu Nigeria where Paul Emeka had previously claimed to come from bears the surname Emeka as the people from that Area has openly asked Paul Emeka to tell the whole world where he actually came from.
His reason to use Tribal sentiments it was further learnt was to gathere huge followers that will join him in flouting his new Church immediately after the Supreme Court Verdict on the Appeal he Filed It will be recalled that the General Council of Assemblies of God Nigeria had on the 6th of March Suspended, Dismissed and De-ellowshipped Rev Dr Paul Emeka from the Church for taken the Church to the Law Court,which is against the Church Constitution.
One wonders if this could be an attempt by this Pastor to destroy Igbo Land and her institutions. There are insinuations making round that people like Pastor Emeka were part of the post Biafra war strategies by Gowon and Northern Nigeria to destroy the fabrics of Igbo society and use non Igbo People answering Igbo names to rule and control Igbo land.
The governor of Imo state Nigeria Rochas Okorocha is also being accused of not being an Igbo man. The larger Igbo society also claim that he is from Jos in Plateau State.