Tiger Brands to ask 'Doom Prophet' to stop using their product

Tiger Brands says it is in the process of contacting Pastor Lethebo Rabalago to warn him about dangers of using Doom insect poison onto people's faces and ask him to refrain from such practice.

Rabalago says he received an instruction from God to use Doom 'to deliver and heal people'.

The Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities (CRL) says it cannot take any action until someone has laid a complaint against Rabalago.

According to EWN reporter Ziyanda Ngcobo, The Human Rights Commission is also not conducting a probe because the issue is under CRL.

There is not much that anyone can do until there is an outcry from his congregants.

Ziyanda Ngcobo, EWN reporter

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Congregants refuse to lay complaint against "Doom pastor"

Congregants refuse to lay complaint against "Doom pastor"

The Limpopo-based church leader insists that spraying Doom on congregants' faces is a "gift from God" used for healing.

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Limpopo pastor insists poison spray not harmful to congregants

Pastor Lethebo Rabalago says God can use anything, including snakes, petrol and Doom insect killer, to deliver people.

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Steven Anderson has right to appeal Home Affairs decision -  legal expert

Steven Anderson has right to appeal Home Affairs decision - legal expert

Department of Home Affairs has denied the American pastor entry into South Africa over his homophobic comments.

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Caller condemns Malusi Gigaba for banning 'the man of God' Pastor Anderson

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Ahead of his visit to SA, Pastor Steven Anderson reiterated his position on homosexuality and religious leaders who support it.

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Pastor Penuell Mnguni is making headlines once again, this time for allegedly driving over congregants.

Commission to lay charges against Pastor's alleged 'pearly gates' snaps

Commission to lay charges against Pastor's alleged 'pearly gates' snaps

Though Pastor Mboro denies allegations that he went to heaven and took 'selfies', cultural rights group says he's blasphemous.

Why Pastor Mboro won't disclose his church's financial statement

Why Pastor Mboro won't disclose his church's financial statement

Pastor Mboro claims that every South African knows the good work his church does and that he doesn't need to explain his financials

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After snake-feeding pastor should churches be regulated?

Xolani speaks to the SA Council of Churches to find out if a stucture should be created to prevent churches taking advantage of people

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