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A pastor at Bushiri’s church was shot dead.
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‘Grieved’: A pastor at Bushiri’s church was shot dead while praying in SA

Apostle Eric Bhuka who was a pastor at Shepherd Bushiri’s church – Enlightened Christian Gathering was shot dead while praying.

Shepherd Bushiri

A pastor at Bushiri’s church was shot dead.
Image via Instagram
@shepherdbushiri

Shepherd Bushiri’s pastor – Apostle Eric Bhuka from the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church was shot dead in South Africa.   

Bushiri confirmed his shooting on his Facebook page yesterday (15 January).  

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‘APOSTLE ERIC BHUKA WAS SHOT DEAD’  

Shepherd Bushiri has confirmed that Apostle Eric Bhuka – who preached at his church (Enlightened Christian Gathering) in South Africa was shot dead while praying at a prayer mountain.  

Bushiri posted a picture of Apostle Bhuka on his Facebook page with the caption:  

“I am greatly pained and grieved to learn of the tragic shooting to death of Apostle Eric Bhuka, one of our ECG Pastors in South Africa.”

“What’s even troubling is that our Apostle was shot at the prayer mountains, where he went to pray, preparing for the Great Entrance this Sunday.”

“I celebrate you, Apostle Eric. You came, you preached, you won souls and, at your journey’s end.”

“You have gone back to where we will all return after finishing the mission of preaching Jesus Christ.”  

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TRIBUTES POUR IN FROM SHEPHERD BUSHIRI’S CHURCH

Bushiri’s Facebook followers and members of the ECG church have been pouring in condolence messages for Apostle Eric Bhuka.  

Cecilia Phiri  

“He was one of the pioneers of ECG Olieven Home Cell together with Apostle Noah Mwedzi and his son, Apostle Chris as well as other women and men of God in 2015.”

“We will greatly miss him ECG Olieven Home Cell.”  

Evangelist Emeka Kennedy  

“The people that got their hands in killing you will never see good things in their life and they will regret while your soul rejoice.”

“You died in the lord I celebrate you, rest on till we meet to part no more.” 

Lovely Malgas  

“So sad, very sad but we thank God for inspiring many young people to serve God at all costs.”

“His life was exemplary and he inspired so many youths to love and live for our Lord Jesus Christ.”

“Rest in peace great soldier of Christ.”  

Ngwa Mary Anne  

“May your gentle soul RIP. Whoever shot you, for whatever reason, has God to contend with. “

“Sleep on Mighty Hero, until The Sound of The Trumpet.”

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