Manipulation, money and sex: pastor tells how he created a cult
Minister also known as General Khatha-Khatha tells his shocking story to CRL Rights Commission
A former cult leader has given chilling details of how he went as far as Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to seek “supernatural powers” that he would later use to control his congregants, attract money and grow his following.
“Apostle” Makhado Ramabulana was giving evidence at the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities (CRL Rights) Commission on Monday, where he related details of how he became part of a “secret society that used witchcraft”.
He told the commission that despite being a professionally trained pastor, he felt the need to be as powerful as the pastors in charismatic churches...