There are big churches in Nigeria that own private universities, and here below are 5 churches in Nigeria that own private universities;
It is also known as Winners Chapel, and it is one of the biggest Churches in Nigeria with different branches and the headquarters is located in Ota, Nigeria. The General Overseer and the founder is Bishop David Oyedepo. However, this church owns a private university which is among the top-ranking university in Nigeria. The university-owned by this church is Covenant University.
2. Redeemed Christian Church of God
This is another big church in Nigeria that also owns a private university. The name of the church-owned university is called Redeemer University and the church General Overseer is Pastor Enoch Adeboye and the Founder of the church is Josiah Akindayomi.
3. Church of God Mission International
This church was founded by Late Archbishop Benson Idahosa with its headquarter located in Benin City, Nigeria. The wife, Margaret Idahosa is currently overseeing the affairs of the church. However, the church also owns a private university which is called Benson Idahosa University (BIU) and Margaret Idahosa is the Chancellor of the university.
4. Victory International Church
This church is located in Ibadan, Nigeria, and the presiding Bishop is Taiwo Adelakun. The megachurch also owns a private university which is called Dominion University, Ibadan.
5. Mountain of Fire Ministry
This church university was established in 2015 by Dr DK Olukoya, the founder and General Overseer of the Mountain of Fire Ministry, a Pentecostal Christian denomination. The name is called Mountain Top University, and it is located at Makogi Oba, Ogun State.
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