In this life, all we have to do is to give things a trial in which it might at the end, make us great. Today, we want to show you 4 Nigerian Pastors who are involved in politics and even, contested for presidency.
1. Pastor Tunde Bakare
Tunde Bakare is a Nigerian Prophetic-Apostolic pastor and a Politician. He was the running mate of the Nigerian presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari in the year 2011 when Buhari was the ruling candidate in Congress For Progressive Change (CPC) in which they later lost the election. That shows that he is involved in politics.
2. Pastor Chris Okotie
Christopher Oghenebrorie Okotie is a Nigerian televangelist and the pastor of the Household of God Church International Ministries, a Pentecostal congregation in Lagos since February 1987. Chris Okotie Contested for Presidency for 3 times. First in the year 2003 under the political party Justice Party (JP) wherby he lost to Olusegun Obasanjo, he contested again in the year 2007 and for the third time in the year 2011 which he lost to Goodluck Jonathan. Pastor Chris Okotie is strongly involved in politics.
3. Yemi Osinbajo
Yemi Osinbajo is the Vice President of Nigeria and he is also a Pastor. He was rumoured to have resigned some years back but Osinbajo gave reply in the year 2016 in the month of April, he said "He still continue to do the call of God for his life and infact, he is the Pastor in charge of RCCG Province 48.
4. Pastor Osagie Ize Iyamu
Osagie Ize-Iyamu is a Nigerian Pastor, Politician, former Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Edo state government. He contested for Governorship of Edo state two in which he lose both to Godwin Obaseki.
What can you say about this, do you think it is right for Pastors to be involved in politics?
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