A young and popular Dubai based Nigerian socialite, Kayode Badru has met his untimely d€ath when he was accidentally set on f!rè by a pastor during prayer session.
It’s reported that the man had flown from his base in Dubai to Nigeria to witness the graduation of some 40 students he had sponsored through their tertiary education.
During his short stint in Nigeria, he visited the Celestial Church of Christ with some friends and family members for prayers.
According to CelestialNewsOnline, Kayode was asked to kneel in front of the pastor for prayers whiles seven elders were standing with several lit candles around including one in the hands of Kayode Badru.
The pastor according to the statement issued by the church sprayed some perform on him not knowing the perform was inflammable.
“He 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,” the report read in part.
The pastor, who is identified as Albert took to his heels immediately after the incident and was later nabbed by police. Two of the seven elders were also arrested whiles the other five are still at large.
Kayode Badru gave up the gh0st in him at the hospital some hours later.