FORMER Roman Catholic Archbishop for Bulawayo, Pius Alick Mvundla Ncube, who disappeared from the public eye after a widely publicised adulterous relationship with a church member, resurfaced Saturday in Bulawayo at a prayer meeting dubbed the Gukurahundi Memorial Prayers.
meeting which was held at the Baptist Church in Bulawayo was stopped by
the police as Archbishop Ncube was leading a departing prayer outside
Prior to the prayer, Archbishop Ncube had been
involved in an argument with police officers who had ordered the meeting
to be stopped.
Archbishop Ncube wanted the meeting to go ahead despite it being illegal.
When journalists tried to speak to the cleric, he refused to comment.
"I cannot talk to you right now," he said briefly.
2007, Archbishop Ncube, who was the head of the Roman Catholic Church
archdiocese in Bulawayo, made headlines when he was allegedly filmed
having sex with a married woman.
Following the unearthing of the sex
scandal, he resigned from the diocese.