- The Foursquare Gospel Church in Nigeria was thrown into mourning following the death of its former general overseer Rev Wilson Badejo.
- In a condolence message to the family of the deceased and the church, President Buhari prayed that they are comforted
- According to the Nigerian leader, the late man of God set a standard to be emulated by all and sundry
President Muhammadu Buhari expressed his heartfelt sympathy to the family of Rev Wilson Badejo who passed away on Saturday, August 7. Buhari also consoled with the Foursquare Gospel Church in Nigeria, and Christendom in general.
Badejo, the church’s general overseer between 1999 and 2009, died after a brief illness at the age of 74.
In a statement issued on Sunday, August 8, by one of his aides, Femi Adesina, the president described the late cleric as a dedicated servant of God who led the church for 10 years.
According to him, Badejo was committed to standing in the gap for not just his organization, but Nigeria as a whole.