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Enoch Adeboye

Pastor
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Net worth 2018: $55 Million
Residence: Ifewara, Osun State, Nigeria
Country: Nigerian
BirthDay: 2 March 1942
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Education: University of Lagos
BIOGRAPHY

Enoch Adeboye was bornon 2 March 1942 in Ifewara, Osun State, Nigeria, Nigerian, is Pastor. Enoch Adeboye is a famous Nigerian pastor who rose to national and eventually international prominence upon being appointed as the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). Hitherto unknown to the public at large, he began his journey to fame at RCCG where he initially translated the sermons of its then Pastor and founder, Rev. Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi, from Yoruba into English. With his undying devotion towards the Lord and his commitment towards helping the common man understand the nuances of Christianity, he helped to expand the church which now has branches in over a hundred countries. Prior to his involvement with the church he had been a lecturer in mathematics at the universities of Lagos and Ilorin. Even though he had always known that God existed in heaven, it was not until he was a young man that he actually realized the truth about God. He had a revelation in 1973 and received the Lord Jesus as his personal Lord and Saviour. Since then he has dedicated his life fully to the service of God. As a born-again Christian he realized that the purpose of his life was to spread the teachings of Christianity and thus he eventually gave up his prestigious university position to become a full-time preacher.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$55 Million

TIMELINE
1981

In 1981, Akindayomi died and Adeboye took over the leadership as the church’s General Overseer based on an instruction left by Akindayomi prior to his death

1973

He became a born-again Christian on 29 July, 1973, and decided to dedicate his life to the service of religion

1970

Married by the early 1970s, he and his wife were facing some problems in having children

1969

) Degree in Hydrodynamics and a Doctorate Degree (PhD) in Applied Mathematics, both from the University of Lagos, in 1969 and 1975 respectively

1968

He married Foluke Adenike Adeboye at the age of 25 in 1968

1967

) degree in Mathematics from the University of Nigeria, Nnsukka, Nigeria in 1967, but also a Masters (MSc

1956

He was admitted into the Ilesha Grammar School, Ilesha, Osun State, Western Nigeria in 1956

1942

He was born on 2 March, 1942 in the village of Ifewara, Osun State, Nigeria

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