Saturday 7 January 2017

RCCG'S General Overseer Pastor Adeboye retires! steps down announces Obayemi as successor

Redeemed Christian Church of GOD RCCG one of the biggest churches in Nigeria has just announced their leader's retirement.

Rev Adeboye who has served as the general overseer for almost 3 decades has stepped aside and named a successor.

Adeboye has named Joshua Obayemi as the New General Overseer of the flock

Obayemi was appointed the new GO at the Annual Ministers Thanksgiving held at Shimawa, in Ogun State recently

Obayemi till his appointment was said to deputy in charge of  Finance..


RCCG has released a statement to state that even though Adeboye has stepped down as General overseer he only did so for some corporate governance policies in Nigeria and as such he remains General overseer for RCCG Worldwide while Obayemi is the General overseer for RCCG Nigeria.


  1. Pastor E. A. Adeboye only retired as General Overseer for the RCCG in NIGERIA. The Redeemed Christian Church of God has branches/parishes in 192 countries of the world. Pastor E. A. Adeboye is still General Overseer of the RCCG worldwide.

    Meanwhile, the FOUNDER and HEAD and FOUNDATION and OWNER and GOD of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, JESUS CHRIST, the only One Who is irreplaceable and indispensable in the RCCG and throughout all the various arms of the Body of CHRIST, remains forever on the Throne; HE never retires. More anointing, grace, favour, honour and well-pleasing in the sight of the Almighty God to Daddy G. O., Pastor E. A. Adeboye and Mummy G. O. in this great, new and glorious era.


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