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A spokesman of televangelist Apollo Quiboloy said the arrest of Kingdom of Jesus Christ officials is part of a conspiracy
In 2018, the self-proclaimed 'Appointed Son of God' was accused of running a child sex ring. This time, Pastor Apollo Quiboloy faces sexual abuse and forced labor allegations.
'I'd be happy to see more of the pastor in the coming days,' says President Rodrigo Duterte after his first meeting with Pastor Apollo Quiboloy in 3 years
In an email to Rappler, Pastor Apollo Quiboloy's lawyer responds by saying 'jealousy' can often lead groups to make 'disparaging comments about others'
The investigation stems from a 2015 case involving a former Quiboloy church member who said she was physically abused for failing to raise enough money
'It was an unfortunate event, but as you can see, my jet is now here in my hangar. We are cleared. We are free to fly again,' says Pastor Apollo Quiboloy in a post on his Facebook account
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(UPDATED) The camp of Kingdom of Jesus Christ founder Apollo Quiboloy denies reports that the pastor was 'detained' at the Honolulu airport, but is mum on the reported $350,000 cash and rifle parts found in the private plane that carried him
Quiboloy's religious group is currently under investigation by the FBI for alleged human trafficking in Hawaii
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Hawaii authorities find $350,000 in cash and rifle parts in a Philippines-bound private plane boarded by Kingdom of Jesus Christ founder Apollo Quiboloy and 5 others, a media report says
But the religious leader also says he puts the interests of the Kingdom of Jesus Christ above anything else including friendships
Is politics getting in the way of the 30 year friendship of Rodrigo Duterte and Pastor Apollo Quiboloy?
You cannot fight the devil if you are a saint You can only fight the devil if you are more of a devil than the devil himself the congregation leader says of his old friend Rodrigo Duterte
UPDATED Quiboloy s legal counsel confirms that the ambulant vendors who were arrested in Surigao del Sur are member of their congregation
The Davao City mayor also tells OFWs in Hong Kong not to be influenced by popularity surveys in deciding who to vote for in 2016
For the first time a Catholic channel may air on Philippine free TV says Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle