Pastor Enoch Adeboye retires as the RCCG General Overseer appoints Obayemi – The Popular Nigerian Redeemed Christian church of God pastor Enoch Adeboye has retired as the general overseer of the church in Nigeria. He has appointed Joshua obayemi to take over the leadership of the church in Nigeria while he oversees the church worldwide.
Reason For Pastor Adeboyes Retirement as RCCG General Overseer
There is a reason behind the retirement of Pastor Enoch Adeboyo as the general overseer of the RCCG church in Nigeria; our source has gathered that CAC new rule is a reason behind his retirement in Nigeria but he is still the general overseer for the church worldwide.
According to source, the corporate affairs commission has a new rule governing retirement age and term(s) of office. Pastor Enoch Adeboye has to step down as he has passed the retirement age as instituted by the CAC.
Enoch Adejare was appointed general overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God in 1991, he succeeded Papa Akindayomi who was the former general overseer of the church but died then adeboye who he has already chosen took over.
Pastor Adeboye was 74 years old when he handed the mantle of leadership of the RCCG Nigeria to Obayemi. He disclosed his retirement and hand over during the RCCG annual ministers thanksgiving at the church camp ground.
Church’s New Post Announced
Owning to the retirement of Adeboye and appointment of Obayemi as the general overseer of the RCCG, new people have been assigned new roles in the church. Pastor J.F Odesola has been made the RCCG Secretary while Pastor J.A. Adeyokunnu is the new Treasurer.
Pastor ADEBOYE Retired as the general overseer of Nigerian Redeemed Christian church of Nigeria but he is still the general overseer of the church worldwide. Programmes he used to hold in the church like Holy Ghost Service will still be maintained by him.