You may want to see the top 10 Nigeria’s richest pastors and their net worth. Nigeria is a religious nation. There is no nation in Nigeria that calls God in a like manner to Nigerians.
This could be testified by the fact that every street is filled with churches. It remains small for the number of churches in Nigeria to match up to number of residential houses.
Irrespective of the proliferation of churches and worship centers all over the country, evil keep increasing day after day.
This often times makes one to sit and wonder if actually we call God from our heart or which God we call. The same way church is expanding is the numbers of pastors expanding.
Although one may find just a few who truly and sincerely serve God. I do sincerely believe and think that the majority of those we see especially with flamboyant lifestyle are fake and lion in sheep clothing.
Many religious men and women defraud men and women in the name of the service they are rendering to God. This testify to why Jesus says that on the last day many will come and say to me lord, did we not preach and perform miracle in your name and I will tell them, get behind me, I do not know you.
Jesus they claim to follow lived as one of the poorest life any human can live. Although, I am not insinuating that wealth is bad but it is just the means through which it is acquired. Jesus once drove people out the church for buying and selling. What we see in our churches today is worst than what happened then. I wonder what God will do if he happens to visit the churches today.
You may agree or disagree with my own opinion but I strongly believe that when we have true servants of God in Nigeria in fact very few of them, our country and people will change to be better.
Bearing this mind, we want to present the list of Nigeria’s top 10 richest pastors. Remember that riches are not Holiness which pastors and their followers must aspire for and work towards to achieve it. Feel free to share your comments and argue our point and back up with any reason you may have.
- Bishop David Oyedepo of Living Faith World Outreach aka Winners Chapel
He is the most affluent pastor in the whole world with a net worth of roughly $150 million. The Faith Tabernacle, where he conducts services every Sunday the biggest worship center in Africa. It has a seating capacity of 50,000. Oyedepo owns four private jets and many homes in London and the United States. He is the owner of Dominion Publishing House, which publishes all his books. He is the founder and CEO of Covenant University, one of Nigeria’s top private universities and Faith Academy, an influential high school. He has a flourishing mission in Nairobi.
- Chris Oyakhilome:
He is the founder and CEO of Believer’s Love World Ministry also known as Christ Embassy. His Net worth is roughly $50 Million. He has branches in Nigeria, South Africa, London, Canada and the United States. He has a publishing company known as Loveworld Publications which publishes ‘Rhapsody of Realities which sells over 2 million copies every month at $1 apiece. He as well owns television stations, newspapers, satellite TV and real estate, magazines, a hotel and a fast-food chain. Loveworld TV Network owned by him is the first Christian network that broadcasted from Africa to everywhere round the globe round the clock
- Temitope Joshua or TB Joshua
He is the founder and owner of Synagogue Church of All Nation (SCOAN) with a networth of roughly $15 Million. He Nigeria’s most notorious pastor as well one of the richest. He had his synagogue church fall over and killed people in his church. If he is what he claims to be, he would have averted that danger on the worshipers at his church. He established his church in 1987 with a seating capacity of 15,000 worshippers every Sunday.
- Mathew Ashimolowo
Mathew is the founder of Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC) With a Net worth of roughly $10 Million. His church is the biggest Pentecostal church UK with assets worth over $40 million that yields over $10 million proceeds.
- Chris Okotie
Chris is the founder of Household of God Church with a net worth of roughly $10 Million
He is a pop musician in the 1980s who later changed became a pastor and established the Household of God Church. He is a vehicle lover and owns fleets of high-class cars among which are a Mercedes S600, Rolls-Royce, Hummer and Porsche. His net worth is 10 million dollars.
- E A Adeboye:
He was listed in an African magazine, NEWSWEEK, as the most influential man in Africa and one of the 50 top African world power elites. Pastor Adeboye is the head of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). He has private jets.
- Bishop Ayo Oritsejiafor
He is one of the richest pastors in Nigeria and the president of CAN. He established the church known as word of life Bible church worth above 120 billion dollars. He has investments in Banking, transportation and media organisations.
- Pastor Gbenga Oso
He is the founder of Laughter Foundation church and is known as baby-making pastor due to the fact that many supposedly barren women have be alleged to be blessed through his church. His net worth is 5 million dollars.
- Bishop Mike Okonkwo
He was formally in the banking industry. He changed career and eventually started the redeemed evangelical mission popularly known as TREM. The church has many branches round the country. He owns private jets and has investments in real estate industry.
- Pastor Lazarus Mouka
He is as well included in one our list of top 10 Nigerian richest pastors. He founded a church which is fast growing. He has investments in Schools, real estates, publication industry and has a net worth of Millions of dollarsClick here to see the latest Study Abroad Scholarships and Guides
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