President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family and members of The Synagogue, Church of All Nations on the passing of their father and founder, Pastor Temitope Balogun, popularly known as TB Joshua.
In a statement signed by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina on Sunday, President Buhari noted that the renowned televangelist will be missed by his followers all over the world not only for his spiritual contributions but for touching many lives through his philanthropic gestures.
He urged Pastor Joshua’s followers to take solace in the knowledge that life is not measured and defined by chronological longevity but by enduring legacies and lives touched positively.
President Buhari also condoled with the government and people of Ondo State and prays that God Almighty will accept the soul of the departed pastor.
In a post early on Sunday, the church sent out a communique stating that the pastor had died on Saturday.
The founder of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations was 57 at the time of his death.
Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu says he has received the news of the death of Pastor Temitope Balogun Joshua with a heavy heart.
Governor Akeredolu in a statement on Sunday said the renowned man of God was a blessing to humanity and a great Ambassador of the Sunshine State whose Ministry was noted for charity.
He further described the late prophet as one who demonstrated timelessly, an alluring service to humanity.
While commiserating with the immediate family, the entire membership of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Governor Akeredolu expressed his heartfelt condolences to the Zaki of Arigidi Akoko, Oba Yisa Olanipekun, and the entire community over the loss of a great son of the soil.
The Governor prayed God to grant the late ‘man of God’ an eternal rest in His bosom and comfort grieving family members, friends, and associates.
Written by: EaglesFM