Pastor Lesego Daniel of the Rabboni Centre Ministries in Pretoria, first poured the liquid in a basin and dropped a match in it to prove it was petrol. Then he proceeded to say that he had successfully changed it into petrol and asked the members of his congregation to take a sip.
In the video uploaded on YouTube, the pastor can be seen feeding the liquid to excited followers, who describe it as ‘sweet’.
The pastor is a controversial figure in South Africa. He earlier made headlines when he made his followers eat grass, then walked over them.