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If Invited To Become Nigeria’s President, I Will Consider It A Demotion – Oyedepo
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If Invited To Become Nigeria’s President, I Will Consider It A Demotion – Oyedepo

Presiding Bishop, Living Faith Church Worldwide, David Oyedepo on Sunday said he would consider it a demotion if invited to become Nigeria’s president. Oyedepo, during his sermon, said God specifically, in 1984 asked him if he was interested in going top and that he answered in the affirmative. He said God told him, “Then whatever I tell you to do, do it. Don’t run around: whatever I tell you to do, do it. Don’t muse about: whatever I tell you to do. Don’t do what they do: do what I tell you to do. “1984! Do you know that’s what led me to say, “I will consider it a demotion…” and I’m saying it again, some are very upset about it, that’s their problem. “I will consider it a demotion if I were invited to be the President of this great country. It’s a great country, it’s a gre...
Oyedepo’s Statement, Daddy Freeze’s Errors And Ibiyeomie’s Threat By Deji Yesufu
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Oyedepo’s Statement, Daddy Freeze’s Errors And Ibiyeomie’s Threat By Deji Yesufu

David Ibiyeomie, a Pentecostal pastor in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, is the man in the eye of the storm. Ibiyeomie, in a two minute video, publicized by Sahara TV, is seen pouring venom on Daddy Freeze, an On-Air-Personality, who in recent years has gained reputation for criticizing Pastors. Ibiyeomie is quoted by Punch online as saying: “I will never be alive and see anyone insult my father, you are not born, I will kill you, I will tear you into pieces. Insult me, I wouldn’t talk but insulting Oyedepo, I can’t be alive and you insult my father. The day Freeze insults Oyedepo, I will deal with him and arrest him. Who gave birth to you? Do you have a father? Show us his picture…” It is obvious that Sahara TV intentionally quoted the pastor to drive home a simple point: a ministe...
I Will Lay Bare Hands On COVID-19 Patients – Oyedepo
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I Will Lay Bare Hands On COVID-19 Patients – Oyedepo

David Oyedepo, presiding bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide, says he will lay his bare hands on COVID-19 patients brought to him for prayer. The clergyman, who spoke during the church’s covenant hour of prayer, asked Christians to understand that what they carry is “eternal life”, not “human life”. “You can imagine a medical doctor, going back there to minister to coronavirus patients (documented testimony). He found something, while others are scared by everything they can see,” he said. “Can you imagine anyone bringing coronavirus patients to me and I won’t lay hands on him? Will I wear gloves to lay hands on them? I will lay hands on them; breathe into them; embrace them. What you carry is eternal life, it’s not human life. You should know that.” Oyedepo called out thos...
Build Your Own Country – Lauretta Onochie To Oyedepo Over Rejection Of CAMA
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Build Your Own Country – Lauretta Onochie To Oyedepo Over Rejection Of CAMA

Lauretta Onochie social media aide of President Muhammadu Buhari has criticised the presiding bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide David Oyedepo over his disapproval of the Company and Allied Matters Acts (CAMA) being applied in churches. Oyedepo had told his congregants on Sunday that the “church is God’s heritage on earth” and that it works “on the pattern delivered by God not the pattern of man.” However, reacting to his statement on Monday, Mrs Onochie in a brief statement made available to MCI the popular cleric would have to create his own country where he can live by his own laws. I hope this is not true.If it is, Oyedepo will have to manufacture his own country and live by his own laws.As long as he lives and operates within the entity called Nigeria, he will live ...
Pastor Tunde Bakare sends strong message to church leaders over ban on religious gatherings
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Pastor Tunde Bakare sends strong message to church leaders over ban on religious gatherings

The General Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church, formerly known as Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has called on church leaders to donate buildings to be used as isolation centres, instead of continually criticizing the government. In a broadcast shared by the church on Sunday, Bakare revealed he has donated facilities in Lagos and Ogun, to be used. “Those churches with multiple facilities, rather than their leaders criticizing the government, should collaborate with them. “They must be prepared to offer some of their halls to governmental authorities as isolation centres in support of the efforts of the government,” Bakare said. Bakare’s position is in contrast with the opinion held by the presiding bishop of Living Faith Worldwide, David Oyedepo. Oye...
2020 Is A Year Of Breaking Limits – David Oyedepo To Nigerians
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2020 Is A Year Of Breaking Limits – David Oyedepo To Nigerians

Bishop David Oyedepo of Living Faith Church, has assured Nigerians that 2020 would be a year of breaking limits. Oyedepo, who is the founder of Living Faith church aka Winner Chapel, gave the prophecy during the 2019 cross-over night at the church’s headquarters in Ota, Ogun State. Stating that the bible was made up of limit breakers, Oyedepo disclosed that Nigerians would break limits in all their endeavours. He said: “The Bible is full of limit breakers. God has ordained to get you on the list of limit breaking saints. I receive this prophetic Word and I declare with my mouth that. “I am stepping into the year 2020 breaking limits in all my endeavours, in my spiritual life, in my business, in my career, in my destiny. I receive it, I believe it, and I experience it. “...
See Daddy Freeze’s reaction after Bishop Oyedepo said ‘God swore to make him rich because he gave him a car many years ago’
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See Daddy Freeze’s reaction after Bishop Oyedepo said ‘God swore to make him rich because he gave him a car many years ago’

Earlier today LIB shared a statement made by the Founder and senior pastor of the Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel, David Oyedepo, who told his members during a church service that God swore to make him rich because he gave him a car for the gospel many years ago. Read the previous report here. Reacting to the statement, controversial media personality, Daddy Freeze wrote on Twitter: ' It’s very true. The car is parked in his compound right now. When people get to heaven it is the car that is sent to the airport to pick them up. One angel even suggested that they should be using it to do uber in heaven, baba no gree.'  
Oyedepo Rains Curses Ahead of The Presidential Election
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Oyedepo Rains Curses Ahead of The Presidential Election

Founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo has rained curses against those killing Nigerians ahead of the presidential election. He made this known in reaction to the postponed general elections which have now been rescheduled to commence as from February 23. While addressing his congregation with a sermon, Oyedepo pronounced tribulation on those dragging the country backward. According to him, ‘Nigeria is gone’, and is only surviving because of the prayers from the Church. He said: “How long do we keep going on and off, forward and backward in this country. Ordinary election we cannot manage in Nigeria. “A country you take one step forward and 20 steps backward, a country where they kill people for sacrifice so they can win the election. “Minus the...
‘I’m Dangerously Wealthy’ – Bishop Oyedepo Declares, Denies Receiving kicks From Government Official
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‘I’m Dangerously Wealthy’ – Bishop Oyedepo Declares, Denies Receiving kicks From Government Official

Founder and Senior Pastor of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, aka Winners’ Chapel, David Oyedepohas said that he has never received or shared any money from any government in Nigeria and that as a matter of fact, he is a ''dangerously wealthy man''. Speaking at the opening session of Shiloh 2018, the annual gathering of the members of the church at its International Headquarters, Canaan Land, Ota in Ogun State, Oyedepo who has been named as one of the richest pastors in the world, said this while reacting to speculations that he receives kicks from unnamed government officials. “I don’t share any booty from any government. I have a clear conscience. I am dangerously wealthy. I am rich, whatever I want, comes. That’s what they call wealth,” the Bishop said. While delivering his sermo...
Daddy Freeze’ Attacks’ Pastor Oyedepo, For Claiming Church Resurrected Dead Man
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Daddy Freeze’ Attacks’ Pastor Oyedepo, For Claiming Church Resurrected Dead Man

Controversial On-Air Personality (OAP), Daddy Freeze has ‘attacked’ Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living faith Church Worldwide, for claiming the church resurrected a man from the dead. The Church on Its official Facebook page had shared a story of a young man, Luiz Fedeliz, who was declared dead by different hospitals but came back to life after the prophetic mantle was placed round his neck. Reacting, Freeze while asking the cleric to be silent, questioning him for failing to resurrect a boy who allegedly died in Covenant University pool some time ago. Freeze wrote, “I’m getting really tired of all these Pentecostal principalities! Can the bishop please be silent? The internet NEVER forgets! “Why didn’t he raise the boy that allegedly died in the covenant swimming pool incident last ye...
Man Pronounced Dead By 4 Hospitals, ‘Miraculously’ Revived By Bishop Oyedepo’s Prophetic Mantle
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Man Pronounced Dead By 4 Hospitals, ‘Miraculously’ Revived By Bishop Oyedepo’s Prophetic Mantle

The testimony was shared on the facebook page of the press and publicity unity of Bishop David Oyedepo's church, Winners chapel. For those who believe such stories, read below. .. Luiz Fedelis was confirmed dead after being taken to four major hospitals in Lagos. His Area pastor ordered for him to be brought home, after which he called on the God of his father Bishop David Oyedepo, he placed the prophetic mantle round his neck and poured some anointing oil inside his mouth. Surprisingly he vomited two cowries, life was restored. See him walking gallantly in the lord. Bishop David Oyedepo declared that anything dying or dead around you shall be restored back to live by the resurrection power of Christ
Chimamanda, Fela Durotoye, Tony Elumelu, Oby Ezekwesili, Sanusi L Sanusi And More Nigerians Top List Of 100 Most Reputable Africans
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Chimamanda, Fela Durotoye, Tony Elumelu, Oby Ezekwesili, Sanusi L Sanusi And More Nigerians Top List Of 100 Most Reputable Africans

Leading Global Reputation-Management Consulting Company, Reputation Poll has released its inaugural list of 100 Most Reputable Africans and Nigeria has the largest number of reputable persons in the list. Nigeria leads the list with 21 individuals while South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana, follow respectively. The Nigerians on the list include: Prof Yemi Osibanjo, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Fela Durotoye, Ngozi Okojo-Iweala, Obiageli Ezekwesili, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, Amina J Mohammed, Chris Oyakhilome, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Cardinal Francis Arinze, Tony Elumelu, Akinwumi Adesina, Chris Imafidon, David Oyedepo, John Momoh (founder Channels TV), Paul Enenche, Sultan Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo, Mosun Bello-Olusoga. The list features individuals from diverse sect...
Daddy Freeze Reacts After Bishop Oyedepo Said He’s Worth More Than $150m
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Daddy Freeze Reacts After Bishop Oyedepo Said He’s Worth More Than $150m

Popular Nigerian OAP, Daddy Freeze has reacted to the viral video showing Bishop Oyedepo saying he is worth more than $150 million. He took to his Instagram page to upload a video of the bishop when he made the comment while preaching from the pulpit. In the video, Oyedepo told the congregation that some fellow said he is worth $150million dollars. The bishop also said the amount was an insult to him because he was worth Philippians 4 vs 19, which says: ‘My God shall supply all my needs according to his riches and glory.’ Freeze wrote: “And he is there quoting Phillipians 419  – Pun intended – Why doesn’t he quote verses that show the true state of the disciples who were poor, homeless and hungry? Or why doesn’t he quote verses that show that the disciples shared everything an...
ASUU, UNILORIN 49+ Foundation, Others Hail Supreme Court Judgement On Reinstated Professor
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ASUU, UNILORIN 49+ Foundation, Others Hail Supreme Court Judgement On Reinstated Professor

ASUU, UNILORIN 49+ FOUNDATION, OTHERS HAIL SUPREME COURT JUDGMENT IN OBAYAN VS UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, CALL FOR JUDICIAL REFORM The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and other groups have hailed the recent judgment of the Supreme Court in the case of Aze Obayan, a professor, versus University of Ilorin which declared the termination of appointment of Ms. Obayan by the University of Ilorin authorities illegal and reinstated her to the University with all her salaries and perquisites. According to ASUU President, Biodun Ogunyemi, her reinstatement is also a vindication of the struggles of the union and a lesson for other university administrations. Also hailing the judgment, the Chairman of the UNILORIN 49+ Foundation for Justice, Taiwo Oloruntoba-Oju, who was the Chairman o...
Bishop David Oyedepo Celebrates Wife Faith Oyedepo’s 60th Birthday With Lovely Message
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Bishop David Oyedepo Celebrates Wife Faith Oyedepo’s 60th Birthday With Lovely Message

David Oyedepo, the founder and presiding Bishop of the megachurch Faith Tabernacle in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria, and Living Faith Church Worldwide, also known as Winners’ Chapel has penned a lovely piece for his wife who celebrated her 60th birthday yesterday.   He wrote;   “My wife is here today celebrating her 60th birthday. Death came to seize her in 2004. But Jesus stepped in to destroy the devil…In the midst of that attack, I was in 27 nations, blasting the head of the devil, with a wife dying! Seek ye first the interest of My kingdom and leave the rest to Me… She’s on her feet today… — I said to Jesus, ‘that you heal her is not what makes you my God. Whether you heal her or not, you are my God.’ I’m sure He must have said, ‘My son, make...
Nigeria Is A Nation At War With Herself – Oyedepo
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Nigeria Is A Nation At War With Herself – Oyedepo

Presiding Bishop of Living Faith World Outreach, David Oyedepo on Sunday said Nigeria is a nation at war with herself. H also urged the federal government to halt the nationwide killing spree by Fulani herdsmen to prevent the disintegration of the country. According to him, insurgency is spreading across the country under the guise of attacks by herdsmen. Noting of a looming danger unless the herdsmen are brought to book, Bishop Oyedepo said Nigerians who are victims of the incessant attacks may be forced to take the law in their hands to protect themselves. “Why we are claiming to curtail the Boko Haram onslaught, we are on the other hand sponsoring or abetting Fulani Herdsmen and their murderous acts. Nigeria is a nation at war with herself”. “No external aggressions or aggr...
Why It’s Important For Christians To Pay Tithe – Bishop Oyedepo
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Why It’s Important For Christians To Pay Tithe – Bishop Oyedepo

Bishop David Oyedepo, founder, Living Faith Church, also known as Winners Chapel, Thursday explained why it is important for Christians to pay tithe. Oyedepo said tithing opens the windows of heaven and ensures divine blessings for Christians, stressing that those who don’t tithe are permanently beggars. He said this while addressing members of Dunamis International Gospel Center in Abuja. According to Oyedepo, “If you don’t pay tithe you are permanently a beggar. “I’m permanently under an open heaven. Every seed you give to God returns but only tithe secures your destiny.Its tithing that secures your blessing. “Through the mystery of tithing you don’t run out of divine ideas. Tithing opens the windows of heaven and pours you quick understandings.”  
Bishop Oyedepo Calls For Rejuvenation Of Nation’s Education System
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Bishop Oyedepo Calls For Rejuvenation Of Nation’s Education System

The Chancellor, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara, Bishop David Oyedepo, has advocated review of the nation’s education system for Nigeria to achieve the desired transformation education sector. The chancellor made the call on Friday in Omu-Aran at the Graduation, Prize Given Day and Public Lecture to commemorate the 50 years anniversary of Government Secondary School, Omu-Aran. Oyedepo, also an old boy of the school, said stressed the importance of quality education in the life of any society and its people. The cleric said that only a standard and formidable education system could help to hasten Nigeria’s much desired socio-economic recovery, growth and development. He expressed the need for the leaders to facilitate formidable platform, through the education sector, to en...
“The Black Man Is Lazy” – Bishop David Oyedepo Declares
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“The Black Man Is Lazy” – Bishop David Oyedepo Declares

David Oyedepo, presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, has declared that the greatest challenge facing the black man today is not intellectual bankruptcy, but laziness and inability to task his thinking faculty towards realising assets that will benefit his immediate environment. Oyedepo who is also the Chancellor of Covenant University (CU) Ota, Ogun State, challenged academicians to ‘stop being merely bookish and start grooming thinkers’. Delivering the keynote address at the 54th meeting of the Committee of Deans of Post Graduate Schools (CDPGS) in Nigerian Universities at CU premises, the cleric said his experiences with those in the academia shows that many of them are simply so proud of having become authority in their chosen fields. He however noted that that is no...
Greatest Challenge Facing Black Man Is Laziness – Bishop David Oyedepo
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Greatest Challenge Facing Black Man Is Laziness – Bishop David Oyedepo

Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Dr. David Oyedepo, has challenged academicians to ‘stop being merely bookish and start grooming thinkers’. Oyedepo, who delivered the keynote address at the 54th meeting of the Committee of Deans of Post Graduate Schools in Nigerian Universities at Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, also declared that the greatest challenge facing the black man is not intellectual bankruptcy, but laziness and inability to task his thinking faculty towards realising assets that will benefit his immediate environment. The Chancellor of Covenant University said his experiences with those in the academia shows that many of them are simply so proud of having become an authority in their chosen fields. He however noted that that is not enough as ...
Seven Nigerians Make List Of Top 20 World Richest Pastors
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Seven Nigerians Make List Of Top 20 World Richest Pastors

​Seven Nigerian pastors have made it to the list of top 20 richest pastors in the world and their estimated net worth in the latest release by Forbes. The list, which is a collection of men of God all over the world, sees the founder of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God in Brazil, Pastor Edir Macedo in number one. General Overseer of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo tops the lists of Nigeria pastors in the fifth position in the world ranking, while Pastor Enoch Adeboye occupies the sixth position. See full list of top 20… 1. Edir Macedo is a Brazilian pastor and preacher worth $1.1 billion. Macedo is the founder of Universal Church of the Kingdom of God. He is also the founder of Grupo Record and Record News. Macedo is the richest pastor in the world. 2. Ke...
Instagram Porn Star Shares Bishop Oyedepo’s Poster, Fan Asks “U Dey Go Church”
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Instagram Porn Star Shares Bishop Oyedepo’s Poster, Fan Asks “U Dey Go Church”

The kinds of things we see on social media everyday though! A Nigerian lady named Ada on Instagram with the Instagram handle @rude_queen_r is popular on Instagram for always sharing Unclad photos/videos, drinking alcohol and smoking weed. Also popular is the fact she always share photos and videos of lesbian activities with another lady on Instagram also known as Ada who goes by the handle @rude_queen_baby. They both can be seen cuddling each other, leaving the bath tub completely Unclad together, using a lot of suggestive endearments and even touching their private parts. Further investigation showed that the girls work with popular Nigerian IndecentStar kingblackhoc , and they even referred to him as 'boss', meaning that they are pornstars too. There are many photos of tbem comp...
Fayose Reacts To Apostle Suleman And Stephanie Otobo’s Sex Scandal
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Fayose Reacts To Apostle Suleman And Stephanie Otobo’s Sex Scandal

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, on Wednesday, described the adultery allegation against Apostle Johnson Suleiman of the Omega Power Ministry by one Miss Stephanie Otobo as “high level conspiracy meant to destroy the integrity of the pastor and silence his critical and principled voice of truth and dissent in a nation fast becoming a one-party state.” In a statement issued in Ado-Ekiti by Fayose’s Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, the governor declared his support for Apostle Suleiman, saying: ” I stand by Apostle Suleiman and other men of God being directly or indirectly persecuted by the All Progressives Congress (APC) cabal.” The governor said; “This was the same way they tried to drag the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian...
Nigerians Mock David Oyedepo’s Daughter For Performing ‘Fake’ Miracle
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Nigerians Mock David Oyedepo’s Daughter For Performing ‘Fake’ Miracle

Social media is agog with criticism and counter-criticism of Joy Oyedepo, one of the daughters of popular Nigerian preacher, David Oyedepo, over the video of a ‘miracle’ she performed on Facebook. In the clip, Joy can be seen ordering each one of her arms to grow longer. She has since deleted the video which went viral, after he followers called it ‘fake’ One Facebook user with the name Terry Adido wrote: “Don’t you know that Winners Chapel is a family business registered in their names? The kids have to start practicing to take over from their parents”. Another called Tito Kinder said: “A fool at 10. Birds of the same feather. Arrant fraudulent nonsense”.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-P2w1B-rJo