Priest Who Blundered at Sugoi Apologises, Says DP Ruto Gave Him Less Money for the Summon

Kisumu pastor, Father John Pesa, who lit up the internet two days ago with his preaching during a visit at Deputy President William Ruto’s home in Sugoi, has broken his silence for the first time.

During Monday’s visit to Deputy President William Ruto’s home in Sugoi, the priest claimed that it’s Solomon who killed Goliath to an extent that the giant fell down with a thud.

Father John Pesa, who addressed the media in his Kisumu home on Wednesday morning, blamed his age for the slip of the tongue in his preaching that was intended to liken Ruto’s imminent victory to how David smashed Goliath slipped and suggested the sling was propelled and unleashed by King Solomon.

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DP William Ruto. [Courtesy]
“Mimi ni mzee sana..sikumanisha nilivyosema. I am saddened that people thrive in such issues,” he said.The priest also claimed that his life is in danger adding that he has been receiving threatening messages and calls over his visit to DP’s home.

According to Taifa Leo, the priest also claimed that DP Ruto paid him less money as opposed to what he was expecting.

He told the publication that he only received Sh10,000 for the summon which was not enough considering that he had spent Sh6,000 to fuel his two cars in order to travel to Sugoi all the way from Kisumu county.

“I only remained with Sh4,000 after spending. This is wrong because I have learnt that some Bishops were given more than what I received. This must be condemned because such monies should not be given in a discriminatory manner,” he said.

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