The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) has confirmed a fire outbreak at its old site in Agodo, Egbe, Lagos State.
Reports had it that the fire affected the shelter covering the tomb of the late SCOAN founder, Prophet Temitope (T.B.) Joshua.
But a stament on the Church’s official Facebook page, said the inferno started 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.
It added that the cause of the outbreak was unknown and there were no injuries or lives lost.
”On the evening of Wednesday, April 27, 2022, a fire outbreak occurred at the old site of the SCOAN, located at Agodo, Egbe.
”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,” it stated.
SOURCE: LAGOS HERALD