Nigeria's Secret Police Summons Pastor Bakare Over Fiery Sunday Sermon Asking President Jonathan To Resign

Pastor Tunde Bakare
By SaharaReporters, New York

Nigeria's secret police, the SSS, has invited fiery Lagos Pastor Tunde Bakare to explain the content of his Sunday sermon asking President Goodluck Jonathan to resign from office.

Pastor Bakare was invited to meet with the State director of the SSS at its  Shangisha offices in a Lagos suburb for a 4 PM meeting.

The fiery Lagos pastor and political activist yesterday delivered a damning sermon titled: "How To Change Government Peacefully And Make Society Better".
 

The pastor leads the  Save Nigeria Group (SNG) which  has had the government in an uncomfortable stare-down in recent times. In December 2010, the group visited President Jonathan in Abuja in connection with its advocacy of certain public policies.

On its way out of the presidential villa, the group was handed a $50,000 bribe, which it refused. The embarrassed government explained that the money was not a bribe, but “transport fare.”

Pastor Bakare eventually ran for vice-president on the ticket of the Congress for Progressive Change. As pastor or political activist, he has always strongly criticized anti-people policies.
 

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I believe we have 1001 suitolon to each problem and scale of prefrence should be adopted taking into cognizance, the effect of every recommendation to solve a particular national problem on populace. Any concesus reached by nation leaders that will cause pain for the masses especially the poor in the land should be neglected and look for another formular to solve finacial equation problem of our nation Nigeria. Reben Abati cannot defend all the ideas coming out of the Aso rock. He should know some people are living below poverty level and cutting of cost, allowances will not rest the mind of Nigerian untill vivid and pleasant result is presented through work not through talk. Results will do the talk for you, sir Reuben Abati.

Pastor Bakare

Work and Pray! Prayers are answered when supported by positive actions in line with the prayer points. Let us thank God for Prophets of old and those of our time. May their anointing continue to flow in Nigeria for their anointing will soon brake the Nigerian yoke - Boko haram, powerlessness and darkness, corruption and poverty. Amen!

SPECIFY!!!

be specific.
who's a lunatic?
who needs psych attention?
what does the bible say?

you haven't made ANY sense at all dude!

True or False MOG's; the Followers have themselves to blame!

So who is a true MOG then???
I pity you with that kind of logic you are using.
OK I have not seen Jesus participating in a peaceful protest.

I also did not see him driving a Lincoln Navigator or a Private Jet.
I also did not see him giving Special Seats in his camp grounds to King Herod, and all the other political rulers of Jerusalem (who were by far better than the PDP criminals we have today)

Many of you are lunatics..

Many of you are lunatics.. you need psychiatric attention. Have you ever read the bible?

MR PRESIDENT,SSS,PAST BAKARE N THE PEOPLE

My country is an interesting case study:name-calling,verbal attacks,counter attacks and all that are not the issues plaquing Nigeria.EVERY SOCIETY BEGETS THE QUALITY OF GOVERNMENT IT DESERVES.The problem is not Mr President.CHRIST in all HIS Glory had very stiff opposition and was crucified consequently.People have not changed much,thereafter.If Pastor Bakare becomes President tomorrow,he may be confronted with similar opposition.SOCIETIES THAT HAVE LEARNED SOME LESSONS, FROM THE FUTILITY OF CITIZENS TRYING TO DESTROY N EAT THEMSELVES UP,HAVE WORKED HAD TO LAY A GOOD FOUNDATION N CONTINUE TO WORK EVEN HARDER TO PRESERVE SUCH FOUNDATION:GOOD JUSTICE SYSTEM,RULE OF LAW,INFORMED CITIZENRY,ACCOUTABILITY,RESPECT FOR THE NEXT MAN,ETC.So if Past Bakare is summoned by SSS in its duty ,let us go back to the foundation and its PROVISIONS......COUNTRYMEN/WOMEN,LET US DO THE RIGHT THINGS individually n collectively.WE ARE TOO FAR BEHINDOOOOOOOOOOOOOO A NATION CHANGES WHEN MEN CHANGE.

Bakare is not a true MOG!!!

Bakare is not a true MOG. By their fruits we shall know them. He is different from Jesus who he claim to serve. Have you ever heard that Jesus participated in rioting during His days? Read your bible well and you will know true prophet of God.

NOTHING DO YOU, PASTOR!

Pastor Bakare has expressed his God-given talent-COURAGE.How long shall we continue praying for those BUNCH OF DISAPPOINTMENT RULERS who parade themselves as leaders? GEJ is a firstclass FAILURE; every right thinking Nigerian shd know this. So, let everyone condemning Bakare go to sleep and continue snorring.

Continued..... The basic

Continued.....
The basic fundamentals such as issues that governs our co existence 
+ values
+ rule of law
+ law enforcement 

I have put values first as this determines what becomes acceptable, forms the major pointers of the laws we establish, and consequently enforce.

All these above being the major focus we drive as this cascades into re inventing he true value system, cultivate a lasting culture defining us as a PEOPLE.

The fight against poverty, corruption etc can only become sustained by building and elevating a system borne of the above otherwise, no fight whatsoever becomes effective, sustaining and achieving.

Thanks for now

Fellow Nigerians, its just

Fellow Nigerians, its just getting to maturity of the times among the citizens.
Even if we become he best governed Nation, we will still have critics, they are best for us, it just tells us that people are never on same level. Critics make and push the society to maturity.

It's understatement to say Nigeria is poorly governed. We must start to address the basics and address our fundamentals centering around Co-existence based on collective agreement. I believe we should come together to form a voice directed at these as against dealing with specifics that are subjective.

The basic fundamentals such as issues that governs our co existence
+ values
+ rule of law
+ law enforcement

your comments don't stand up

your comments don't stand up to reason I'm sorry, what good thing has anybody gotten from the GEJ administration, him fighting for our rights is a noble thing I believe

do not forget people like rev

do not forget people like rev desmond tutu,marthin luther,jese jackson and gani fawehinmi.apart from the fact that past bakare is a man of GOD he has the right to take part in building nigeria through activism which happen to be one of calling.the prophets in the bible actually ministered to those in authority.do not forget that this man is a prorhet be carefull of how you insult him.remember what happened to those children in the bible that called a man of God bald head

We are in trouble!

hi Omotola, I was almost tempted to look over your scriptural submission like other comments earlier made before yours; however, I can see that as a people, we are in a big problem, I mean the Church! People are not grounded in the scripture as I have seen in quoting scriptures out of contect and without understanding...you might be able to change my opinion if you could tell me how to pray for men in authority, please convince me, let me know the prayer points you have for Nigeria so that I can join also and mobilise people to pray; you seems to believe prayer than you believe God. Looking forward to your reply.

stop insulting a man of God bcos u re layin curse on urself.

For those of you dat condemns a man of God I pity you,the bible says thou shall not judge or say ill thing about a man of God,bcos he called him n don't judge,for u can not create sand nor give sand life..judge urself b4 u talk about pastor Tunde Bakare...All I know is that GEJ is a mistake n he failed everyone that whole heartedly put him there...D sss shouldn't just stick their butt there n be controlled like toys wen they know what is a stake in dis country..may God help us ijn amen.

Bakare rejected the 50k cause it was too small

How do you count money given to you as a gift, then return it to the man who (gifted) it to you?-If Bakare wanted to be sincere to himself and the God he claims to be serving, he would naver have touched the money-or the envelope. He counted the money and then returned it to the owner-the only difference between Bakare and Farouk Lawan was that Farouk and Boniface never returned theirs. The Bible tell us that (All have sinned and come short of the glory of God. There is none righteous, no not one Romans 3-10 23--Trust in the Lord with all thine heart and LEAN not unto thine own understanding (as Bakare is doing! and all shall be well with you!)

Let us pray for our president

Let us pray for our president for change. No one is perfect!

Pastos Bakare under attack by government dogs

The behaviour of GEJ is liken to a dog that vomit and eat it up again. Othewise how can he signed FOI into law and refused the practise of it. As for the SSS,they are glorified court messengers of the colonial era that have no place in our modern world. Their job can be done and even better by the police.

JOHN D BAPTIST WAS NOT SENT TO THE KING

THREE STAGES OF SIN WE MUST REMEMBER, TRESPASSES, INIQUITY AND TRANSGRESSION. JOHN D BAPTIST DIED OF ONE. MAY WE UNDERSTAND THE MINISTRY OF JESUS CHRIST. JESUS DID NOT FIGHT THEIR SYSTEM BUT SPOKE D TRUTH AND THE TRUTH EVEN HIT THE BELIEVERS OF ABRAHAM.FOR WE NEED TO ALLOW OUR MINDS. GEJ NEEDS MORE PRAYER. A RIGHT PERSON AT THE WRONG TIME. HOPE HE WOULD UNDERSTAND THAT. GOD IS ON HIS SIDE. HE SHOULD PLEASE GET A MODEL FROM SUCH NIGERIAN LEADERS WHO CAME IN AND DID WHAT SHOULD BE DONE. EITHER MIL OR CIV, CLOSE YOUR HEARS FROM PRESENT ADVISER AND SEEK KNOWLEDGE FROM THE HISTORY OF NIGERIA U KNOW AS A DR, THEN ROLL THEM OUT. LAW MAKERS ARE NOW LAW BROKERS.GO BACK TO YOUR UNDERSTANDING THAT PROPELLED U TO JOIN POLITICS. ADVISERS IN THIS PRESENT TIME ARE CANCER-WORMS, LOCUS AND MOSQUITOES.PASTOR BAKARE U HV ZEAL BUT I BEND MY KNEELS EVERY NIGHT FOR YOU TO POSSESS SPIRITUAL WISDOM, JOHN'S HEAD WAS REMOVED BECAUSE HE WAS CONFUSED. HE DID NOT EVEN REMEMBER WHOM JESUS WAS AGAIN. LOVE U ALL

THE TRUTH WILL PREVAIL OVER FALSEHOOD

This administration has no solution to all the security challenges bedeviling our nation and I think the Pastor has voiced out the minds of more than a hundred million Nigerians suffering under the yoke of a vision-less regime. The level of poverty cannot be quantified in the mist of monthly excess crude oil being shared by our leaders and the anti-corruption war is not for the people in power with connections but for common thieves.
The BIG thieves are milking us dried

lets for once look beyond the

lets for once look beyond the personalitie and delibrate on the facts of the informations at hand. some evil elements are controling and dictating for GEJ and not every one of us is coward enough to fold hands and watch. tunde bakare fight for what you believe in.

Our liberty should not be abused

I would implore the Man of God to be constructive in his criticism of government and also act within the ambit of the law while tasking the SSS and DMI to do more on intelligence gathering so as to put an end to the unprovoked, incessant killing of Christians by the islamic, satanic, terrorist group- Boko Haram. The SSS, DMI and other security agencies should go after the sponsors of terrorism, kidnapping, Oil Theft and other vices in the country and also do an in house cleansing from corrupt self enrichment. Pastor Bakare has been silent on Boko Haram's wanton killings and violence in Northern Nigeria and that gives me some concern, is he not compassionate enough to feel the pains of our brothers in Christ? As Christians, it is our responsibility to speak and act against societal ills without being selective. If you are a true Christian, stand up and identified with Christ, light up your world.

Bakare don't mind those fool

what did u called ur self DERI or wat, u must be stupid and mad person, if they investigate about u now, u must be member of Guv messenger or hausa, u must be nasty and mad person, u talk like Amugbo who just smoked cocaine finish

BAKARE THE POLITICIAN

If pastor wants to rule nigeria, he should render account of his stewardship in his church. Lets here the success story or OTHERWISE. He should further go and contest a Councillor election in his village and LOSE. Until then he should stop being flippant. Else, government should go bulldoze that political sanctuary he calls church and rescue those helpless FOOLS who provide an audience for him. Enough of this nonsense.

Tunde Bakere has long left

Tunde Bakere has long left Islam but Islam has not left him !

is tunde bakare a politician?

i had always respected this man until he contested as a vp under a blood sucking demon who led the destruction of innocent citizens simply because they didnt vote 4 them, and he stand there to deceive us. Glamis had mudered sleep therefore Cawdor shall sleep no more. We know whom you are...

Chameleon... Fake prophet/pastor...

Why did he not speak out against the violence that erupted in the north after the election??? He kept quiet while people were slaughtered, all becos he lost the election... Is that truly how a person that cares about his country men should behave, talkless of being a man of God???

Since then, i cant see him as a serious individual, or someone that can be involved in the running of my country...

He should keep quiet and continue collecting money from his church members... Be more constructive and stop poisoning people's mind...

There are two groups of people who oppose everything Bakare

1. Those who erroneously think that Bakare had in the past disrespected the Redeemed Christian Church and its leader, pastor Adeboye. Bakare has always insisted on his respect for Adeboye calling him his spiritual father on many occasions
2. Short-sighted tribalists from Jonathan's south-south region who forget that this same Bakare and his SNG were the only visible civil organization that vocally supported a handover of a fulani muslim to his deputy as the constitution required without expecting gratification as many brown-envelope activists in Nigeria do.
B4 you criticize the man, check your motive.

Nigeria, beware!!!

The "arrest" of Pastor Bakare is bad! Christians should study the Bible to see how God uses his anointed as political leaders. Samuel ruled Israel before Saul! He "enthroned" and "dethroned" Saul and anointed David while Saul was still alive! A prophet was sent to tell a king that he would die; one went to a king while he was making sacrifice that the altar would be destroyed, when ordered to be arrested, the hand pointed at him withered! One was told to marry a harlot! One was sent to a people, not the king, that they would be destroyed. Rather than order his arrest, the king called his people to repentance. If 99.9% of Nigerian pastors choose to keep quiet, that does not remove the fact that God could have spoken to PB, despite contesting elections against GEJ. A king going to battle, called all the prophets who prophesied that he would win. He was forced to call Micha, who differed, and was arrested but the king died in battle! We should be careful in the way we criticise pastors!

u never c

U ve just commented foolishly, I guess u among those milking the country may u eat from the destructn of this country soon

I want 2 slip but d indolent

I want 2 slip but d indolent of short sighted nigerians would not let me.pls let me ask? when does airing of opion becomes acrime in dis country? or is it wrong 2 make critism dat are constroctv lik dat of d Pastor? pls lets wake up n b concions of d polity around us,lets kip sentimnt aside n supot d pastor n his views,cos dis are d type ppl dat meat well 4 dis country n not dos ones dat will only go 2 d president 4 brown evelopes....SSS pls go n face d boko haram n stop molesting n harasting law abiding nigerians