Winners has six million members — Oyedepo

By The Citizen
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Founder, Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo, a prolific writer The President of Living Faith Church (also known as Winners Chapel), Bishop David Oyedepo, has said the ministry has six million members in 147 nations across the world.

Oyedepo made the disclosure on Saturday at a breakfast meeting with members of Omu-Aran Government Secondary School Old Boys Association at the Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Oyedepo, the Chancellor of Landmark and Covenant Universities and also a member of OGSSOBA, said that the figure was ascertained at the recent convention of the church.

He advised members of old boys association to rededicate themselves to arresting infrastructure decay in all colleges and institutions across the length and breadth of the country.

Oyedepo said the task of improving the facilities in schools had gone beyond the sole responsibility of government, urging the old boys to be partners in progress.

'No amount is too small or too big toward the growth, progress and development of the schools,' he said.

The newly elected president of the association, Mr. Segun Adeniyi, described Oyedepo as a living legend of the nation's education sector.

He said that Oyedepo remained a role model to both the current and old students of Government Secondary School in Omu-Aran.

Adeniyi appealed to all members of the association to identify with the aspiration of the school in order to make it a model among its peers.

He commended the Chairman of the Caretaker Committee, Jibril Haruna, for successfully organising the election and giving the association a new constitution. NAN