- Obesere is not only a secular Fuji artiste, he’s also Muslim.
Fuji music in church shouldn’t be a problem. After all it is dancing in the name of the Lord. But when Abass Akande Obesere– a known secular fuji artiste who also happens to be a Muslim- is the ‘Special Guest Artist‘, it definitely will raise more than a few eyebrows.
A Facebook user shared the photo of a flyer inviting the public to a ‘Praise Unlimited and Award Night’ at a Lagos parish of the Celestial Church of God. No need to ask if he was angry about it. He sure was!
He says in part, ‘CCC must not only disown this silly debauchery masquerading as a Gospel event but also ensure it does not hold as a deceit to the unsuspecting public. And whoever this ill-informed and immature charlatan is must not be allowed to put the CCC signboard outside any venue to mislead people…
Remember when Fuji star Pasuma was invited to perform at a Redeemed Church event? It was cancelled and the pastor in charge was reportedly sacked.
Some contributors feel it shouldn’t be a problem.
While the overwhelming majority are unanimous is saying this should never happen in church
The grammatical errors aside, it does seem quite unlikely that this is an actual event: the flyer says the programme is supported by MTN, Silverbird, Soundcity. Our correspondents reached out to insiders at those organizations. Of course they know nothing about it.