Senate President Senator Bukola Saraki and the Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola , on Thursday, congratulated the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (Worldwide), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on his 75th birthday anniversary.
Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, described Adeboye as one of the leaders “who make so much impact on the people and whose fame continues to grow both in Nigeria and in the Diaspora.”
Happy birthday to my father in the lord Papa adeboye..keep aging with grace dad..I love you
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According to the Senate President, leaders across board have a lot to learn from Adeboye, a mathematician and scientist, “who has remained faithful to the call of God, unflinchingly walking his talk and being a positive example to his teeming followers and non-followers alike.”
HAPPY BIRTHDAY DADDY E.A ADEBOYE. YOU ARE A MASSIVE & MEGA BLESSING TO THIS GENERATION. WE LOVE YOU DEARLY.
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Saraki said, “Papa Adeboye’s exemplary humility, passion for soul winning, ministering the word of God and prayers continue to be of immense benefit to Nigerians in particular and the world in general. He has continued to demonstrate through the force of personal example that it pays to serve God in truth and contentment.
“It is my prayer that Almighty God will continue to preserve his life, grant him strength, many more years and excellent health to continue in his invaluable works and contribution to nation building and growth of the kingdom of God.”
Meanwhile, Aregbesola in a message on his official twitter handle, described Adeboye as a true son of the soil.
He wrote, “On this day, 75 years ago, a Patriarch of Faith , a Leader , an Omoluabi was born. Happy birthday Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye.”