PRETORIA (Malawi NewsNow)-Malawi controversial prophet Shepherd has  made news in Africa News Network7 (ANN7) South Africa’s newest television channel, for being s under fire from desperate followers who accuse him of duping them into paying large sums for healing.

The ANN7 reported that scores claim to have parted with between R7 000 and R14 000 to receive healing prayers from Bushiri.

The TV quoted a  woman who attended the sessions accusing the prophet of ripping them off.

She says she paid R5 000 after writing to the prophet saying she was facing challenges in her marriage and after going there and paying nothing has changed.