Alexandra – Several families whose property was destroyed by a raging fire in Alex on Tuesday expressed gratitude to Enlightebed Christian Gathering Church (ECG) leader Prophet Shepherd Bushiri who toured the disaster zone this afternoon.
Bushiri, whose visit was muted from the media met with disaster management officials, leaders of the ward, and volunteers in the area.
As Bushiri toured the area, victims ran towards him, flanked him and poured their hearts out to him.
In videos, filmed by ECG News Online, several people rushed to major to express gratitude for his attendance.
“Major1 my papa, thank you so much”, screamed Dikeledi Moloi, a resident of Alex.
“It is about the money. Am happy to see him here, showing us he loves us. I don’t know what to say” she added.
Ward leaders present, also thanked Major1 who donated R40s the children in the area whose books, uniforms and materials were destroyed the fire.
Most of the families, many who were standing while in visible pain, rushed and flooded Major1.