Prophet Shepherd Bushiri is not letting Corona virus get in his way to help his followers watch his sermons for a price. That is the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) leader lunched an app called major 1 connect. The app has already been downloaded by over 10 000 time on Google play and Times live reports that it cost subscribers N1,650.17 (R80) a month to use it.
According to the church on Facebook during Bushiri last live sermon, 1000 major 1 connect users tuned in to watch him deliver the word of God.
Furthermore six million worldwide allegedly used live broadcast on prophet channel Tv, YouTube, Facebook to watch the sermon. ECG Said it except more than 25 000 people to use the app to watch the next service.
The self proclaimed prophet has received backlash over the past weeks for trying to get money from people the accusations came after Bushiri asked South Africans to still give their offerings and tithes despite his church being closed due to the lockdown.