Nigeria is a very religious country. Its religiosity is reflected in the number of churches that litter all nooks and crannies of the nation. However, as expected, one can argue that the increase in churches could be influenced by the level of affluence Nigerian pastors are known for. So, most people run to open churches to make money. We will give you the list of all Nigerian pastors that owns private jets. We assume, you must have known some.
To own a private jet requires a whole lot of money. Purchasing it is one thing, obtaining the licence as well as landing and other expenses could be running into hundreds of thousands yearly. So, for one to purchase a private jet, he must be very influential. Let us look at the list of all Nigerian pastors that owns private jets.
List Of All Nigerian Pastors That Owns Private Jets
Here they are:
Papa Ayo Oritsejafor
The man himself needs to introduction. Papa Ayo as he’s fondly called is one of the Nigerian preachers who own a jet. Actually, he was involved in a controversy when in 2009 his jet was used to load hard currencies by the Nigerian government to buy military equipments in South Africa. Following the uproar over his private jet ownership, he said the jet was merely a gift from his church members.
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome
Charismatic Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the founder of Believer’s Loveworld Incorporated aka Christ Embassy. He is a writer and a televangelist. His church is headquartered in Lagos Nigeria. He also has a private jet.
Bishop Mike Okonkwo
Bishop Mike Okonkwo is the presiding Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM). He is also a proud owner of a private jet.
Pastor E.A Adeboye
Pastor Enoch Adeboye is another Nigerian pastor that owns a private jet. Adeboye is the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) worldwide. He is one of the longest serving general overseers in Nigeria.
Bishop David Oyedepo
Bishope Oyedepo is the General Overseer of Living Faith Chapel aka Winners Chapel. According to NigerianFinder, Oyedepo has about 4 private jets to his name. His church has branches in all the states in Nigeria. Covenant and Landmark Universities are also owned by the church. Bishop David is also a prolific writer and a renowned international preacher.
Pastor T.B Joshua
Pastor Temitope Joshua is the founder of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN). He is rumoured to have the most expensive private jet of all the pastors on this list. T.B Joshua’s T.V channel Emmanuel T.V is watched worldwide where he performs all kinds of miracles. His church services are always filled with international and local members.
Pastor Sam Adeyemi
Sam Adeyemi is the founder of Daystar Christian Centre. He is known to have publicly denied having any private jet in his possession. However, Forbes magazine reports he’s one of the private jet owners in Nigeria today.
Let us hear your comments on this List Of All Nigerian Pastors That Owns Private Jets. Are they supposed they own these jets? Since they can afford, is there supposed to be controversy over the issue? Let us hear from you. Thank you.