By Sodiq Lawal
A snake was yesterday found in the private room of the founder of God’s Covenant Prayer Ministry in Ile Ife, Prophet Peter Adegboyega.
The incident happened when the pastor was praying in his private room yesterday’s night Opposite Alakowe junction Ilesha road in Ile-Ife.
Pastor Adegboyega told Ife City News that he was conducting a prayer in his private room when the strange snake suddenly appeared to him.
On sighting the uninvited creature, he raised alarm, which forced him to stop the prayer and ran for safety.
He said it took some men of God several minutes along him to kill the snake which crawled in his room.
When our correspondent arrived the scene, the snake has been killed while some church members hanging around the church, apparently discussing the strange invasion.
However, A Pastor who was part of those that killed the snake, Pastor Joshua Emmanuel described the incident as strange and devilish.
He said the snake might have been sent by enemies of the ministry.
“How the snake got in here is still a mystery. Our enemies are at work but we won. Thank God it didn’t hurt our pastor,” he told our reporter.