The Synagogue Church of All Nations(SCOAN) on Thursday confirmed a fire outbreak at the old side of the Church at Agodo, two kilometers ftom the present headquarters.
However, contrary to reports that the fire affected the burial site of the late founder, Pastor T.B Joshua, the church in a statement refuted the, claims, stating that the fire actually occured at an old general purpose store.
The report stated: “On the evening Wednesday, April 27, 2022, a fire outbreak occurred at the old site of the SCOAN, located at Agodo, Egbe; about two kilometers from SCOAN headquarters cathedral;
The fire outbreak was from a general purpose store at the old site and has been successfully put out through the efforts of the ministry’s emergency response team, with no injuries whatsoever and no lives lost;
Currently, the cause of the fire is unknown. To this end, we wish to assure our esteemed members, partners and friends of the ministry that we are on top of the situation. There is no need for panic and unecessary speculations;
As sons and daughters of love, we shall continually uphold the assurances of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, who has conquered the world for our sakes;
Please, disregard any alarmist news aimed at creating panic amongst the church members in particular and the general public;
We are no longer slaves to fear. We are children of God”.