U.S Embassy Debunk Report Of Denying Visa Renewal Request To Bishop David Oyedepo


There was alleged drama at the US Embassy in Abuja on Thursday when founder of Winners’ International Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo was denied a visa  by the US consulate.

The viral media report was covered by news outlets, This Day, which claimed that the highly respected venerable was disgruntled about the situation and created a scene at the premises as he sought to know the reason behind the denial of his visa renewal request.

Bishop David Oyedepo

But in a recent development on Friday, the US Embassy in Nigeria has debunked the report branding it a False News Alert!

The Embassy made this known via a statement on their official Twitter page.

The tweet reads:

#FalseNews Alert! Be advised, the reports making the rounds about a visa being denied to Nigerian Bishop Oyedepo are false. If you have seen this manufactured item in the media, help defeat this #misinformation by communicating to everyone that it is completely false.

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