The Assistant General Overseer and Pastor-in-charge of RCCG, West African coast of foremost Nigeria’s Pentecostal Church, The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Olu Obanure is dead.
Obanure became the Assistant General Overseer in charge of Establishment following his investiture at the 64th Annual Convention of the church last August.
A statement announcing Obanure’s demise and signed by the church’s Head, Media & Public Relations, says Pastor Olaitan Olubiyi, the AGO died on Tuesday May 2, 2017 at the age of 65.
He had operated from Ghana.
The statement had read: “Pastor Olu Obanure was appointed the assistant general overseer in charge of Establishment during the 64th Annual Convention of the Mission in August 2016.
“He had served the Mission in such various capacities as the special assistant to the general overseer (Admin/Personnel) pastor-in charge of West Coast with base in Accra Ghana and as the provincial pastor, Northern Province 5 with headquarters in Abuja.
“The Kogi-state born man of God had a Masters Degree in Communications and Language Arts from the University of Ibadan.
“He is survived by his wife and children.”