Accoding to the reports in Malawi two gunmen barged into the studios of the live stream service and kidnapped, Pastor Gregor and three members of the church choir during the broadcast.

However the reports also say that the three church members were released 22 hours after the capture.

According to the son of Pastor Gregory, between eight to 10 gunmen arrived in two vehicles, and kidnapped the pastor, and the church members.

He said there was absolutely no respect for any institution whether church or school, if this could happen.

The pastor was released after three days.

A similar incident, nearly took place in 2019, at Pretoria show grounds where an assailant nearly attacked prophet Shepherd Bushiri.