“Lady Perfect” Vicentia Tadagbe Tchranvoukinni says she is God and will have victory over the devil. The controversial Tchranvoukinni said she fell from heaven “To end the reign of Beelzebub, to succeed in exterminating sorcery and all evil spirits that prevent mankind from developing,” church spokesperson Cardinal Cesaire Agossa told Agence France Presse.

The 25-year-old founded the Very Holy Church of Jesus Christ of Baname in 2009 when a man she now calls Pope Christopher XVIII allegedly exorcised her. Since then, her charismatic followers have been kicked out of Benin’s congregations for clashing theology. Yet, her movement grows, despite the violent headlines that surround it. READ MORE