Underfire Apostolic Faith Mission in Zimbabwe (AFM) president Dr Aspher Madziyire who had a vote of no confidence passed against him, has fought back by suspending AFM deputy president Rev. Cossum Chiangwa and other pastors with no salary or benefits. However, speaking to The Standard, Chiangwa dismissed the suspension as being null and void. Said Chiangwa,
It is that National Workers Council, which is the highest body in the church, which had 1 562 delegates who passed a unanimous vote of no-confidence on Dr Madziyire and others. The suspension, therefore, is a nullity because a leader of an organisation cannot suspend another from a different organisation.
The differences in the church led to those who felt that they were the majority whose rights had been violated by the administration of Dr Madziyire to convene a National Workers Council on September 22 according to the constitution of the AFM and review the situation in the church…
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