Evelyn, the widow to the late founder of The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet TB Joshua, has said her husband shielded her from those who wanted to soil their name.
She stated this during on Tuesday during a service of tributes.
Joshua died on June 5, after overseeing a church function.
SCOAN had earlier announced that July 5 to July 11, would be dedicated for a series of Joshua’s ‘laying to rest’ activities.
In a tribute, Joshua’s widow, Evelyn, said that her 31 years of marriage to the late prophet was not without trials.
“For gold to become gold, it must pass through the fire,” she said.
Evelyn said that her husband was dedicated to his ministry.
“You grew the church from an eight-member assembly sitting on a mat, to the ‘level we are today.
“You grew me to be the woman I am today.
“I stand here today to say thank you for choosing me, caring for me and nurturing me.
“Thank you for being a good father to the children, thank you for shielding me from those who were bent on soiling our lives; you were undeterred,” Evelyn said.
She said that her husband spent his life on things that would outlive him.
Evelyn said her husband’s death was peaceful, but regretted that he would no longer be seen on earth.
“It is, however, comforting that you have gone home after service; sleep on my beloved. Sleep on my God’s general,” she said.
Big Brother Naija's Cindy Okafor, has taken to social media to advise her fans, followers and loved ones on how to treat themselves.
According to the Igbo-born singer and social media influencer, people should take care of themselves first before thinking about others.
The reality star further people can drive miles to bury someone but can't cross a street to help them when they are in need.
She took to her Instagram story and wrote, "Put yourself first and take good care of you. People can drive miles to come bury you but can't cross a street to help you when you are still living"
Foremost gospel minister, Nathaniel Bassey, today released the official video for "There is a place".
The song is off his latest body of work, Hallelujah Again.
Bassey describes it as "a song of His presence".
As usual, with his visuals, it is simple and powerful.
The Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, has claimed the federal government is appointing only Vice Chancellors that would help the All Progressives Congress (APC) rig the 2023 elections.
Wike alleged that only academics who agree to submit names of politically exposed lecturers as returning officers to rig elections for APC, are being appointed as Vice Chancellors of federal universities.
He however warned Vice-Chancellors and lecturers that those contemplating rig elections in Rivers State will be treated as coup plotters.
The Special Assistant to the governor on Media, Kelvin Ebiri, in a statement in Port Harcourt, stated that Wike made the during the foundation laying ceremony for the construction of 9200 capacity ultramodern convocation arena of the University of Port Harcourt by the Rivers State government on Tuesday....