Where did the story come from – and where did the money go?
Last year, in a series of reports, podcasts and a dramatized video broadcast online, News24 set out to expose the largest evangelical-fundamentalist Christian mission in KwaZulu-Natal as a cult that [thirty years ago – Ed.] allegedly indulged in or condoned various forms of domestic violence and sexual abuse ranging from rape to virginity tests for children.
At much the same time, celebrity private investigator Mike Bolhuis broadcast on Facebook that he had found evidence that some of the mission leaders were involved in witchcraft, drug dealing, large-scale financial skulduggery, and even murder. But it emerged Bolhuis is a conman.