Nigeria is blessed with great and intelligent leaders in different sectors. In political, educational, medical and other sectors. Al's, in religion sector, the country is blessed some of intelligent Clergymen and women who have done notable works through their ministries. The country have notable Pastors like Pastor William Kumuyi of the Deeper Christian Life Ministries, Pastor Enoch Adeboye of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Daniel Olukoya of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries and other great Pastors.
However, some of these Pastors were bright students during their University days and some of them graduated with First Class Honour in their respective field of study before they became General Overseers of churches in the country.
In this article, I will be revealing two great Pastors and General Overseers of popular Churches in Nigeria who did very well during their University years and graduated with First Class Honour.
1. Pastor William Folorunsho Kumuyi:
Pastor William Folorunsho Kumuyi is one of the Nigerian Pastors who was very bright during his undergraduate studies and graduated with good result.
He is the founder and General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministries (DCLM) popularly known as Deeper Life Bible Church. He has written many Christian books.
According to his Wikipedia profile, after he completed his Secondary education at Mayflower School, William Folorunsho Kumuyi proceeded to University of Ibadan popularly called UI, where he studied Mathematics. In 1967, he graduated with First Class honour and as the overall best graduating student in University of Ibadan that year.
Pastor Kumuyi later took a Post Graduate Degree course in Education at University of Lagos. He worked as a lecturer at University of Lagos State before he entered into full time ministry with the Church he founded in 1973.
His Church, Deeper Life Bible Church, has grown to be one of the largest churches in the country.
2. Pastor Daniel Olukoya:
Pastor Daniel Olukoya is a another top Nigerian pastor who graduated with First Class Hon our from University.
He is the founder and senior Pastor of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM), author of many Christian books and a medical practitioner.
According to reports, Pastor Olukoya graduated with First Class honour from University of Lagos where he studied Microbiology.
It was also reported that the founder of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries proceeded to University of Reading for his Doctorate Degree on scholarship where he obtained a degree in Molecular Genetics.
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