General Overseer Of Redemption Ministries, Worldwide, Reverend Stephen Akinola is dead.
According to new gatthered, the Pastor died in the early hours of Sunday, June 6, in hospital yet to be disclosed in Abuja.
Reverend Stephen Akinola had undergone a kidney transplant months back though the cause of his death is yet to be confirmed.
It was gathered that members of his congregation rushed to the church which has its headquarters in Port Harcourt to mourn the famous cleric when the news broke.
Former Chairman of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria as well as former Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria in Rivers State, Apostle Eugene Ogu confirmed Akinola’s demise on Sunday.
“Yes, it is a very sad day for the Christian community. While we were still talking of Prophet TB Joshua, Akinola’s death happened. he said
Pastor Akinola, died at the age of 68, he was a native of Igboho, Oyo State and was born in the Northern part of Ghana, in a city called Tamale.
the news of his death came just as Nigerians are mourning Prophet TB Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations who died on Saturday, June 5.