The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has issued a statement and disclaiming the professed meeting between General Overseer Enoch Adeboye and Bola Tinubu , All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate.
In the statement issued by RCCG Public Relations Officer, it refuted the purported meeting as false and not based on reality.
Below is the issued statement by RCCG:
The statement on RCCG official Twitter page, reads, “It has come to our notice that some news outlets are reporting that a meeting Between Pastor E.A. Adeboye, The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Worldwide, and the former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, was held a few days back at the Redemption Camp where our esteemed father in the Lord was said to have supported the preferred candidature of the party the former governor is a member of.
“This is to inform the general public that Pastor E.A. Adeboye is under the authority of God, the Christian Association of Nigeria, and the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, and as such, will not speak on behalf of Christians on issues regarding policies.”
“Pastor E.A.Adeboye and the RCCG have not and will not endorse any candidate for the 2023 General elections in Nigeria.”
DISCLAIMER ⚠️— RCCG (@rccghq) July 19, 2022
The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E. A. Adeboye did not hold any closed door meeting with Mr Bola Tinubu for support of any sort.
Pastor Adeboye did not and will not endorse any candidate for the 2023 election.
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