TB Joshua Biography: Profile of Pastor Temitope Balogun Joshua of the Church of All Nations Synagogue, who died aged 57
News of the death of Temitope Balogun Joshua, also known as TB Joshua, is not sending a shockwave across Nigeria.
Di church, Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) wey TB joshua found, confam di sad news Sunday morning and write say;
“Prophet TB Joshua leaves a legacy of service and sacrifice to the kingdom of God to continue to live for generations to be born.”
Biography of TB Joshua of the Prophet TB Joshua
Prophet TB Joshua na Nigerian pastor, televangelist and philanthropist. E be di leader and founder of The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN) wey also dey live show for Emmanuel TV channel wey im dey run from Lagos, Southern Nigeria, both on digital and land platforms.
Dem born Temitope Balogun Joshua on June 12, 1963 for Ondo State, Nigeria. According to the Church of All Nations Synagogue website, Joshua remains in his mother’s womb for 15 months before he is born.
Joshua attends St. Stephen’s Anglican Primary School (Ikare-Akoko, Nigeria, 1971-1977), but cannot complete a year of secondary education. E drops out of first grade high school and works for a poultry farm.
For school, they know I’m a “little pastor” because of my love for the Bible and my ability to predict what I want to say for the community, the SCOAN website said.
To also be the leader of ‘Scripture Union’ while we are in school.
T. Joshua later founded the Synagogue, Church of All Nations for 1987 with only a few members who would later become many members even outside of Nigeria.
Prophet TB Joshua is popular in Africa and Latin America.
For 2009, TB Joshua established a football club ‘My People FC’ as part of the effort to help young people. Two team members Sani Emmanuel and Ogenyi Onazi play for the Nigeria Golden Eaglets for the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
Already three players are not sponsored overseas to play professional football for Sweden.
For 2011, Forbes writes that Temitope Joshua is Nigeria’s third richest pastor with an estimated net worth: $ 10-15 million.
Some controversies continue over TB Joshua
Some pipo bin dey criticize TB Joshua, because of a large amount of alleged miracles that take place for im meetings.
For 2017, Chris Okotie, pastor and popular televangelist for Nigeria, accuses Joshua of “shamanistic practices”, but former Nigerian aviation minister Femi Fani-Kayode bin tells Okotie to stop attacking TB Joshua.
Christian critics often refer to TB Joshua’s unorthodox methods of saying there is no confam for the Bible.
For April 2021, YouTube suspended the Emmanuel TV channel from the Dia platform on top of the hate speech charge after a deliverance video and shows the pastor suing pipo bodi’s ‘gay spirit’ comote .