Omotoso makes bail bid

File: Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso’s family has accused the courts of being biased and robbing the pastor of his freedom.

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PORT ELIZABETH - Pastor Timothy Omotoso is applying for bail at the Port Elizabeth High Court.

He also wants an inquiry into what he calls unreasonable delays.

READ: Omotoso expected to apply for bail

The Nigerian televangelist has been awaiting trial for three years.

He faces almost a hundred charges, including human trafficking, racketeering and the rape of women and girls from his church.

READ: Christian organisation calls for Omotoso release

He also wants the court to dismiss the evidence of the two witnesses who have testified so far.

Omotoso is behind bars while his co-accused Lusanda Sulani and Zukiswa Sitho are out on bail.


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