Kenyan news: Bungoma Jesus with 7 children outlines plans to launch third testament bible
- Jesus is husband to one wife and father of 7, lives in Mukuyuni village, Bungoma county - He is a standard 8 drop-out and his church comprises mostly of women who are not allowed to shave anywhere - He does not believe in crucifixion like the Biblical Jesus who's death and resurrection is celebrated each April - Self-styled religious leaders are not strange in Bungoma county
The now famous self-styled 'Jesus' of Tongaren constituency, Bungoma county has publicly vowed not to be crucified ahead of his Easter, slated for July 2018.
According to him, the Old and New testament Bibles used by christians world over are incomplete and there is need to add some more books.
"I don't believe in crucifixion (like the other Jesus) I don't know why people have been calling for my crucifixion since I publicly announced that I am also Jesus," Wekesa said.
The husband and father of 7 told TUKO.co.ke the name Jesus came to him as a vision from heaven, almost a decade ago.
There is a strict dress-code that includes a gown made of sisal sacks as well as Akala or slippers made from worn-out car tyres.
Western Kenya is not new to these kind of weird religious leaders who liken themselves to God or Jesus.
The husband to 36 wives and father of 98 heads a church called Muungano church for all nation and has written his own bible with 93 books instead of 66 as the conventional bible has.
Another man called himself Jehova Wanyonyi died or rather mysteriously disappeared in 2016 after decades of leading a congregation which believed he was God and thus immortal.