Articles tagged 'emmanuel makandiwa'

November trial date for Makandiwa over 'fake prophecy' 24 September 2018 HARARE - A High Court judge has set a November 5 trial date for the United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa and his wife Ruth who stand accused by a Harare couple of “fake prophecies, fraud and defamation.” The High Court has rejected a request by Makandiwa's lawyer...
Makandiwas reflect on UFIC's 10 years 1 September 2018 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) founder Emmanuel Makandiwa has just celebrated 10 years of empowering the nation through the word, prophecy, healing and counselling the afflicted. In a statement on his Facebook page, the 40-year-old preacher and his wife Ruth paid tribute to...
Makandiwa, wife want accuser jailed 27 February 2018 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa and his wife Ruth have turned the tables against a business couple demanding $6,5 million from them for allegedly making false prophesies. The couple filed an application in the High Court last week, challenging Bless...
Makandiwa wants accuser jailed 27 February 2018 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa and his wife Ruth have turned the tables against a business couple demanding $6,5 million from them for allegedly making false prophesies. Read full story in today's paper. [GoogleAd]
Makandiwa, wife deny false prophecy rap 9 February 2018 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa and his wife Ruth have denied allegations of making false prophecies. In their court papers filed yesterday, the Makandiwas challenged Blessing and Upenyu Mashangwa's claims that they ripped them off of a staggering $...
Makandiwa, wife fight 'fake prophecy' lawsuit 22 September 2017 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa has said former congregants demanding $6,5 million from him and his wife Ruth for alleged “fake prophecies, fraud and defamation” have no cause of action, adding that a secular court cannot be invited to rule on faith is...
Makandiwa to build school 20 January 2017 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa is set to construct a state-of-the-art secondary school in Sunningdale, bringing relief to the area's hundreds of secondary school children who currently walk long distances to access schools. The Harare-based popular...
Makandiwa's UFIC laughs off miracle money claims 16 October 2016 HARARE - The United Family International Church (UFIC) has distanced itself  from a convicted fraudster who withdrew $1 000 worth of airtime after Standard Chartered (Standard Chartered) Bank mistakenly linked his phone number to their client's bank account. James Saunyama, 38, told Harare mag...
Zim needs own currency: Makandiwa 28 August 2016 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa on Friday night gave a tub-thumping sermon in Mt Hampden, encouraging the country to move towards adopting its own currency rather than taking solace in either the US dollar or the bond notes. This comes as the Reserv...
'Mugabe's men backbiting him' 11 July 2016 HARARE - As Zimbabwe enters unchartered and turbulent waters, popular preacher Emmanuel Makandiwa yesterday said the chaos unfolding in the country has been authored by senior people surrounding President Robert Mugabe  who are eager and desperate to see his back. Without mentioning names, Mak...
Makandiwa prophesied Muchemwa death 25 June 2016 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Emmanuel Makandiwa's last year prophesied the death of Brigadier-General Felix Muchemwa who was buried at the National Heroes Acre in Harare last week. In a YouTube video seen by the Daily News, the charismatic preacher prophesied twice...
Self-proclaimed prophet predicts stadium collapse 22 May 2016 HARARE - The Heart of Worship International Church founder Tinashe Mandizha, who claims popular prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa is his spiritual father, has predicted the collapse of the National Sports Stadium due to cracks. Mandizha revealed the message of doom last week saying his prophecies are...
Plot to push out Makandiwa 2 May 2016 HARARE - Some top Harare City Council officials are plotting to stop prosperity gospel preacher Emmanuel Makandiwa and his United Family International Church (UFIC) from holding services at the City Sports Centre in Harare claiming that he was monopolising the venue. In a letter addressed to U...
Makandiwa predicted Zambia's xenophobia 26 April 2016 HARARE - Popular Zimbabwean preacher, Emmanuel Makandiwa prophesied about the xenophobic violence that recently rocked the Zambian capital, Lusaka, according to a video posted on YouTube. The video, which shows Makandiwa predicting the disturbances on April 9, exactly nine days before they beg...
Chinotimba appeals to Makandiwa 18 January 2016 HARARE - Buhera South Zanu PF member of Parliament Joseph Chinotimba yesterday made a passionate plea for assistance from the United Family International Church (UFIC) to complete the  construction of a clinic in his constituency. This comes after the Emmanuel Makandiwa-led church through its ...
Makandiwa prophesied China blast 17 August 2015 HARARE - United Family International Church leader Emmanuel Makandiwa prophesied the China explosion as early as January this year, it has been revealed. During the prophesy revelation on January 11, Makandiwa stressed to his Harare congregation that they needed to pray for China, as a catastr...
Makandiwa donates to former school 31 January 2015 HARARE - Prominent preacher Emmanuel Makandiwa on Thursday handed over three classroom blocks, books and a borehole to his former school in Muzarabani. Muringazuva Primary School received donations worth $200 000  from the United Family International Church (UFIC) founder. Lazarus Dokora, t...
Makandiwa warns politicians 2 January 2015 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) founder prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa has warned politicians not to interfere in church activities, saying the only reason Zimbabwe has survived economic turmoil was because of the existence of churches.  Makandiwa told congregants at his crossov...
606 couples wed at UFIC mass wedding 1 December 2014 HARARE - Hundreds of couples tied the knot at a mass wedding in Harare yesterday, part of an event organised by Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa’s United Family International Church (UFIC). Some 606 couples took part in the ceremony at the City Sports Centre in the capital. About 140 of them were re...
Mugabe attacks prophets 17 November 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe has taken a dig at Zimbabwe’s celebrity prophets, intimating that they use the church to fleece hapless congregants of their hard-earned cash. Mugabe used the burial of his nephew — Takudzwa Wesley Goronga — to remind Zimbabweans about sticking to the tradition...
PHD founder praises Makandiwa, Angel 6 November 2014 HARARE - Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries founder Walter Magaya has praised United Family International Church founder Emmanuel Makandiwa and Spirit Embassy leader Uebert Angel  for pioneering prophetic gospel in Zimbabwe. Speaking to the Daily News, in an interview, Magaya said Ma...
I don't support any political party — Makandiwa 6 October 2014 HARARE - United Family International Church (UFIC) founder prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa has scoffed at statements aligning him to any political party in Zimbabwe after his recent prophecy on bloodshed due to mass action saying he has no price tag for any of the parties to buy him. Speaking durin...
Makandiwa acquires gold mine 18 August 2014 HARARE - A business consortium believed to be led by popular preacher, Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa (pictured) has taken over a gold milling plant in Mutawatawa from a Chinese firm, Ming Chang. Close sources say the plant was acquired for over $1,3 million with the deal financed by a local bank....
Conspiracy against Makandiwa? 30 July 2014 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) yesterday denied that it was pursuing Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa's United Family International Church's (UFIC) incomes following reports that officers from the revenue authority wanted to garnish the church's account. Reports indicated yesterday ...
Maziwisa heaps praise on Makandiwa 4 June 2014 HARARE - Psychology Maziwisa, Zanu PF deputy director for information has showered praises on charismatic preacher Emmanuel Makandiwa, saying he is an extraordinary man of God. “There are very few men of God who can be spoken of highly in terms of their contribution to society. There are even ...