High Court declares Bushiri innocent and sanction his accusers
Pretoria – A high court judge has ruled that all allegations leveled against charismatic celebrity preacher Prophet Shepherd Bushiri are false, defamatory, libelous and lacking in fact, Voice of Dominion has exclusively learned.
The ruling relates to a series of articles published online by a self-run website called Malawi24.
Sitting in the capital of Malawi, the court ruled in favor of Bushiri and ordered that the website and its owners compensate the pastor for spreading lies with intent to damage his reputation.
Voice of Dominion has seen exclusive court documents, detailing the full ruling as well as the orders.
The judge, Honourable Justice Mbvundula, ordered Malawi24.com, Pearson Nkhoma, and Andrew Chilaponda to issue a full retraction on the website and on all social media pages associated with the website.