Methodist Church has moved to court and filed an application before the court seeking orders to stop
the retired Bishops from alleged illegally taking over the management of the Church properties.
The church has undergone various challenges over its, management.
The current leadership is under pressure to surrender the church properties to former leadership
gangs for sale to the highest bidder.
Several attacks bordering on criminal nature have been instigated against the
the current leadership of the Church is led by the Presiding Bishop, Joseph
Ntombura who at one time escaped death narrowly, following the alleged assassin’s
storming the said premise at the center of the storm, taking everybody hostage
and inquiring on the whereabouts of the Bishop in charge, with a mission that he
surrenders the properties of the church to alleged old retired Bishops who are
well known and a complaint was reported at the nearby Police Station.
The presiding Bishop of Methodist Church
in Kenya Bishop Joseph Ntombura instructed a Constitutional lawyer,
Danstan Omari to file an application before High Court seeking orders to stop
the retired Bishops from illegally taking over the management of the Church
While addressing members of the Fourth Estate. Bishop Joseph appealed to the
State to offer him security since his life is in danger, for being firm
against the illegal takeover of the management of the Church properties
including KEMU University.
It is alleged that the greedy and old retired Bishops who are
against the Church holding an annual general meeting, through their private
arrangements allegedly received an offer from local universities in the Country to
sell Methodist Church Properties to the said University at a cost of over one