The FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa has awarded President and leader of the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri the “Best Crowd Puller” award for successfully filling up the largest stadium in Africa for two consecutive years.
This follows after Prophet Bushiri’s recent ECG “Night of Honey” Crossover Night event took place on the 31st December 2016 – 1st January 2017 where over 100 000 people gathered in the stadium to enter into a new year with “Major 1”. With no billboard ads, corporate sponsors, neither commercial TV nor radio promos, tickets for the “Night of Honey” Crossover SOLD OUT at Computicket stores nationwide in just 9days!
Prophet Bushiri is now ranked the FNB Stadium’s number one crowd puller in a Top Five list that includes the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Justin Bieber and the Soweto Derby. This achievement is a first for a leader of a Christian movement in Africa.
“I thank God that He has been faithful yet again with this years Crossover Night, 2016 to 2017, breaking another record just for Jesus, with over 100 000 people in attendance. Everyone went back with a miracle, and their promise. It was an amazing crossover. My first prayer for you in 2017 is that: God will help you make good decisions God will promote you God will deliver you God will heal you I stand as a Prophet, let your life be sweeter this year! 2017 is a good year!” – wrote Prophet Shepherd Bushiri on his official Facebook page.
Moreover, in December 2015 Prophet Bushiri hosted the annual ECG church crossover event themed the “Lion of Judah” night for the first time ever at the 94 736 seater stadium and managed to pull a crowd of over 96 000 people.