National / 24 February 2023 How NPA ‘protected’ Shepherd Bushiri’s rape and trafficking charges By Khaya Koko FacebookXEmailLinkedInWhatsApp Pastor Shepherd Bushiri. Photo: SuppliedThe self-proclaimed prophet and his allies were shielded by NPA advocates, a damning investigation by the Hawks finds This content is restricted to subscribers only. Join the M&G Community The Mail & Guardian is committed to providing all our readers with the best possible experience. Your subscription makes you an M&G community and allows us to continue to bring the news to you. Subscribe Subscription enables: - M&G community membership - independent journalism - access to all premium articles & features - a digital version of the weekly newspaper - invites to subscriber only events - the opportunity to test new online features, first Already a subscriber? login here.