Sharing is caring!Facebook3Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0 The commission of enquiry into the collapse of Reigners Bible Church on Uyo Village Road in Uyo,...
The lawyer quoted the police as saying that unless the pastor asked the police to release the people, they could not do so.
He said: “He (Augustine) merely volunteered to carry out the design, which was already made by people that he has named. Somebody designed the roof, somebody else designed the structure. So, he merely went to supervise what was already planned, drawn and designed.
“I met him on two occasions while in detention. He gave me what I’m just telling you now. I asked him about his roles. He said nothing, that he merely volunteered – as he worshipped in that church – to check the project. He told me that he only joined the workforce as a member and worshipper of the church.
“Why do we now leave the people who designed the building and mapped out everything and concentrate on the people that merely assisted? It is like leaving the substance to chase the shadow.”