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See Nigerian Pastors Who Remarried After Their Wives Died [Photos]

It is indeed heartbreaking for someone to suffer the loss of a spouse. When the spouse of a person dies, there is a vacuum already created in the life of that person which is very difficult to replace.

However, though some have learnt to endure the loss of a spouse which is why they find it difficult to remarry, others move on and get married to other spouses for companionship.

Some Nigerian pastors are not excluded from the list as they have also suffered the loss of their spouses. Some however remarried while others didn't.

In this article, we will be taking a look at some of these pastors who lost their wives and eventually remarried.

1. Pastor Taiwo Odukoya

Pastor Odukoya is the founder and senior pastor of fountain of life church in Illupeju, Lagos. He is the husband of the Late Pastor Bimbo Odukoya. Pastor Bimbo Odukoya died in the ill fated Sosoliso plane crash of 2005.

Pastor Taiwo Odukoya and Late Bimbo Odukoya

Though it was a very terrible loss, Pastor Taiwo, five years later got married to his south African Beau, Nomthi Odukoya and they are blessed with two sons.

Pastor Odukoya and Nomthi Odukoya

2. Pastor William Folorunsho Kumuyi

Pastor William Folorunaho Kumuyi is the founder of Deeper Lie Christian Ministry with its headquarters in Gbagada, Lagos.

Pastor William Kumuyi and his late wife, Abiodun Kumuyi

In 1980, he married Abiodun Kumuyi and they were blessed with two sons, Jeremiah and John. Abiodun Kumuyi died on 11 April 2009.

On 13 October 2010, exactly 18 months after the death of his first wife, Kumuyi married Folashade Adenike Blaize in London. Folashade is the Administrator of the Deeper Life Bible Church, London.

Pastor Kumuyi and Folashade Kumuyi

3. Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor

Pastor Ayodele Oritsejafor is the founder of the Word of life Bible Church in Warri, Nigeria.

In 1996, he lost his first wife, Stella Oritsejafor. He later remarried Helen Oritsejafor and they are blessed with triplets.

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