The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), on Monday, started a 75 hours Marathon Messiah Praise (MMPraise) to celebrate God in the life of the General Overseer, Pastor E.A Adeboye as he turns 75.
The praise programme is in its 5th edition as it debuted in 2012 during Daddy G.O, as Pastor Adeboye is fondly called, 70th birthday.
Enoch Adejare Adeboye was born on the 2nd of March, 1942 in Ifewara, Osun State.
He has a first class degree in Mathematics from the university of ibadan between 1964-1967 and subsequently got his PhD in applied mathematics from the University of Lagos,
He was ordained General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in 1981, taking over from the founder, Papa Akindayomi, who had died the previous year.
Adeboye was named one of the 50 most powerful people in the world by Newsweek in 2008 and was among the centenary awardees in Nigeria in 2014.
This year’s edition of the MMPraise is special and an higher level to the last one as this year’s marathon praise is taking place in 8 countries around 5 continents of the world namely Nigeria, USA, UK, UAE (Dubai), Australia, Canada, South Africa, Mainland Europe