A pastor has been arrested for financial crimes after he sold tickets to people that he claimed would make them enter heaven.

Pastor Tito Wats, Zimbabwe-based clergyman, was arrested by the police after he told thousands of people that it was Jesus who appeared to him, then gave him tickets to people for $500 especially sinners so that they could also enter heaven.

“I don’t care what people or the police are saying about me, I am being persecuted because of doing the work of God,” he said.

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"Jesus Christ appeared to me and gave me the tickets made of pure gold so that I can sell to people who want salvation”, said the pastor courageously..”

Thousands of people are protesting at the pastor’s arrest, calling on his release as they are using their money to buy salvation.

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