Prophet Temitope Joshua died yesterday June 5th June according statement read on his Facebook page ( Synagogue of All Nations) according to the page, Joshua was born June 12, 1963, died June 5, 2021.
Mr Joshua reigned for several decades as a fiery preacher on television, using his platform to attract a large number of Christians.
Temitope Balogun Joshua, a frontline Nigerian preacher and televangelist, has died, our correspondent gathered.
Mr Joshua, the founder of The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), died in Lagos on Saturday evening shortly after concluding a programme at his church, Nationalsketch learnt.
The cause of death was not immediately disclosed, but family sources said his remains had been deposited at the morgue and an autopsy would be performed forthwith.
Mr Joshua reigned for several decades as a fiery preacher on television, using his platform to attract a large number of Christians from across the world. Emmanuel TV, run by Mr Joshua’s SCOAN, is one of Nigeria’s largest Christian broadcast stations, available worldwide via digital and terrestrial switches.
In 2014, his church was at the centre of a multi-national investigation following a section of his church headquarters in Lagos collapsed, leaving dozens killed and many more injured.
Mr Joshua denied allegations of negligence and a trial over the incident was still underway prior to his demise.