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Lagos Socialite Kayode Badru Dies As Pastor ‘Sets Him Ablaze’ During Prayer Session (VIDEO)



Kayode Badru

Kayode Badru, a Lagos socialite, has died after he was accidentally set ablaze by his pastor during a prayer session.

Badru, a member of the Celestial Church of Christ, was said to have been holding a candle before his pastor sprayed perfume on him, causing him to catch fire and sustain serious burns.

The incident happened on Monday after the Dubai-based socialite came to Nigeria to celebrate with 40 graduating students he had gifted scholarships.

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He was said to have visited the Celestial Church of Christ for prayers and asked to kneel down while surrounded by seven elders and several lit candles.

Kayode Badru was holding a candle then the prophet of the church, Felix Alebiosu, sprayed perfume on his body from his head to toe. Within a few minutes, his body caught fire. He suffered severe burns and was rushed to a hospital in Gbagada, Lagos. He died hours later,” CelestialNewsOnline reports.

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Alebiosu reportedly fled after the incident but was arrested alongside two out of the seven elders present at the scene of the incident.

Kayode Badru

They are reportedly being held at Panti Police Station.

Imolemitan Ojo, spokesman of the church, said Badru had improved on Tuesday when he saw him at the hospital he was admitted, saying by Wednesday he had started eating and speaking normally. He however said by Thursday he was dead.

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