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Meet the Nollywood celebrities who became pastors

Some Nollywood actors have taken a call of being Ministers of God and they have also taken a bold step of doing it despite the roles thay have played while film making.

Some of these actor are known for acting the roles of an occultist and also some +18 roles, but they have not let that hinder them but rather they made it a way of educating the viewers.

Here some Nollywood actors who became pastors;


Kanayo O Kanayo 

Anayo Modestus Onyekwere popularly known as Kanayo O Kanayo is a veteran Nollywood actor known for his role as a man who always likes using his wife and children for money ritual. Kanayo 0 Kanayo has been in the Nigerian movie industry for over two decades. His first role was in the 1992 Nollywood blockbuster movie "Living in Bondage" where he played the role of Chief Omego. However, things have changed since he became a minister. According to several sources, he has been spotted teaching the word of God at Christ Mission Worldwide Church in Egbeda, Lagos State.


Patience Ozokwor 

Patience Ozokwor popularly known as Mama G is a veteran Nollywood actress known for her role as wicked step-mother, wicked mother-in-law, and evil role in several Nollywood movies. She has been in the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood for over two decades. Since 2016, Patience Ozokwor has been seen preaching the gospel to the people both on social media and in churches. Resently, she was ministering to a congregation at St. Peter's Anglican Church in Alaba, Lagos State in the southwestern part of Nigeria and she spoke about her life and her personal encounter with Jesus Christ. 


Zack Orji 

After he was ordained reverend in 2012, by Bishop Lawrence Osagie of Power Line Bible Church, the handsome actor has not looked back in his quest to work in the vineyard of God. Since then, Zack has functioned more as a minister of God, In fact, every now and then, the actor moves from one church to the other within and outside the shores of the country, preaching the gospel of salvation. He had preaching engagement in various churches such as Shepherd House Assembly in Makurdi, Lafia, Abuja, and the diaspora. 


Majid Michel

Majid is a Ghanian born actor who also features in Nolly and Ghollywood movies. He is known for his seductive and bad boy roles in movies. After given his life to Christ Majid said he will no longer be seen in romantic movies. 


Eucharia Anunobi 

Eucharia Anunobi is a veteran Nollywood actress known for her role in Glamour Girls which was produced in 1995 and Abuja Connection which was produced in 2005. For years we saw her take some pretty and provocative roles. She shocked everyone when she announced that she had given her life to Christ. She took things a step further by becoming an ordained evangelist on 5th February 2012. The ordination was done at the Fresh Oil Ministry Church by Pastor Psalm Okpe.

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