Wealthy Nigerian preacher and founder of the Synagogue, Church of All Nations, TB Joshua is dead.
The controversial preacher whose real name is Temitope Joshua died on Sarurday night at a Lagos Hospital.
His sudden death came hours after concluding a programme at his church.
TB Joshua is known for his massive wealth that ranks him among Africa’s richest, flamboyant lifestyle and his prophesies
By the time of this publication, the church and his family were preparing a statement to officially announce his deathhad not officially announced his death.
The deceased passed on at the age of 57, just six days shy of hitting 58 and with plans underway for his 58th birthday on 12 June.
The cause of his death remains unknown with other reports indicating that he fell ill two days ago.
His death became a trending topic as people from all walks of life condoled with the family.
TB Joshua was the head of a mega church with a footprint across the globe.
The church runs the popular Emmanuel TV television station from Lagos, followed by many Christians worldwide.
Joshua is a popular figure in the online Christian community, famous across Africa, Europe and America.
His YouTube channel, Emmanuel TV, had over 1,000,000 subscribers and was the world’s most viewed Christian ministry on the platform before it was suspended.
He is well known for his controversial prophecies such as the Ghana terror attack, US presidential election, coronavirus and his influence in African politics. He recently predicted Nigeria would remain one despite instability in different parts of the country.