For many years, pastors and evangelists worldwide have been warning Christians about the end time and the second coming of Jesus and though it is yet to happen, many believe that it is pretty close. There are lots of prophecies in the bible that talked about how the end time would be like and according to men of God across the globe, those prophecies are already happening and the Lord is coming to take his people very soon.
It is a wonderful thing to get to a good old age. Whether you become a septuagenarian or you see triple digits, you will agree with me that living to become an elderly person is no big deal, especially with the way our world is today. For this reason, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, prayed a special prayer for old people.
The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, is like a family. That is one of the major reasons why they call their general overseer Daddy G.O. The church has its headquarters in Nigeria and several branches in over 170 countries around the world, but members of the church periodically converge at their headquarters in Lagos for church programs.
The General overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye on Monday, stated that the church will not accept the ban placed on the use of Twitter in Nigeria because such directives violate international rights conventions and would be discarded by his church members. The church which is present in more than 170 Nations and territories in the world will definitely need a social media like Twitter for faster dissemination of messages and information to their members.
The withdrawal of Twitter's right to operate in Nigeria by the federal government of Nigerian for the past few days has become a major issue in the country. Many organizations depend on Twitter to carry out their major business as the case might be but due to the recent ban by the Nigerian government, the right to operate is no longer there.
The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church Of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye has started the reason why he is still using the Twitter platform to tweet despite the fact that it had been temporarily banned by the Federal Government. In a pinned tweet, pastor Adeboye explained thus;
Pastor Adeboye Defies Twitter Ban Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has tweeted despite the ban on microblogging site, Twitter by the Nigerian government. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters Adeboye, who defied the ban on Monday described tweeting as being in accordance with Article 19 of the UN universal declaration of human rights.
Pastor Adeboye is a popular Nigerian pastor who is known for always complying with the rules of the government. Many Nigerians have been questioning the man of God for still using Twitter despite federal government's ban.Recall that the Nigerian government has suspended the operation of the microblogging platform in the country indefinitely.
Despite the fact that Twitter has been proscribed in Nigeria, Nigerians are still devising means to access the platform. Recall, some days ago, Twitter was banned from operating in Nigeria by the federal government. President Muhammadu Buhari revealed that the platform was banned not because they deleted his tagged 'genocidal' tweet but as a result of the misuse of the platform.
The Senior Pastor and Generally overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye has revealed that the Redeemed Christian Church is not violating any law regarding the tweeter ban by the Nigeria federal government. Despite Tweeter ban by the Nigerian federal government on Friday, with the help of a VPN, many Nigerians are still tweeting.
The general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye has defied the ban placed on Twitter by the Nigerian government. Adeboye took to his official verified Twitter handle to say that tweeting is within the United Nations (UN) Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
It's no longer news that Twitter has been indefinitely suspended by the federal government in Nigeria and many people have criticized the government for taking such drastic action which is equivalent to going against the right of the man. As regards this, Twitter has decided to help Nigerians find a solution to this complex situation.
A few days ago, the federal government of Nigeria announced its decision to suspend the social media outfit, Twitter, in Nigeria. This meant that Nigerians would no longer be able to log into their Twitter accounts. The general overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor E. A Adeboye, however, has defied the ban placed on social media outfit, Twitter, by the federal government of Nigeria.
The general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye has defied the federal government’s Twitter ban. The Popular Cleric reacted to the ban of the micro-blogging platform by posting a tweet on Monday, 7th of June, 2021 after the Federal government of Nigeria had on Friday, 4th of June, 2021 announced the indefinite suspension of Twitter platform.
The federal government of Nigeria admitted that any Nigerians who accessed Twitter, including the popular Clerics, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye and Pastor W. F Kumuyi, after the federal government has suspended the micro-blogging platform would be prosecuted. The Nigeria’s Minister of Information, Lai Muhammad said this on Monday during an interview with BBC News.
Despite the Nigerian government's prohibition on Twitter, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has tweeted. Last Friday, the Nigerian government blocked Twitter after the social media platform removed a contentious tweet made by President Muhammadu Buhari, in which he alluded to the Nigerian Civil War.
Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, claims that tweeting is legal under Article 19 of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Adeboye, who has a sizable following in Nigeria, announced the news in a tweet on Monday, adding that his church is active all over the world.
The leader of Redeem International Church, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has spoken out against the federal government's ban on Twitter in Nigeria. He also condemned their efforts, to punish anyone who violates the law. Pastor Adeboye is not the only Nigerian in his church department, so the government cannot stop them from using Twitter.
BREAKING: IGP Orders Suspension Of Tinted Vehicle Windscreens The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has announced the immediate suspension of tinted vehicle windscreens in Nigeria. The IGP announced this on Monday during a meeting with senior police officers including DIGs and Commissioners from across the states.
It is no longer a news that the Federal Government of Nigeria has suspended Indefinitely, the operations of Twitter in Nigeria. The announcement was made by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, noting that the persistent use of the platform for activities capable of undermining the corporate existence of the country, was the reason why the platform was suspended.