South African pastor claims to bring man back from the dead

A pastor in South Africa has come under criticism after claiming to bring a dead man back to life in front of a thousands of onlookers outside his church near Johannesburg, South Africa.

Pastor Alph Lukau posted images on his Twitter account of a man in a white suit, laying down in a coffin, before he is shown sitting up. Videos of the event were shared online.

Lukau's church, Alleluia Ministries International, went on to claim that God had done the work before the pastor showed the man to be alive.