Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has mourned the demise of the Founder of The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua at the age of 57 as announced by TB Joshua Ministries early hours of Sunday.
Governor Bello commiserated with the Church, the family and the body of Christ at large over his death which he noted was in consonance with the will of the unquestionable God Almighty.
Governor Bello’s condolence message was detailed in a Press Statement on Sunday by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed.
The Governor stated that the Clergy in his years of existence lived a fulfilled life by serving the call of his creator and impacting numerous lives individually and through his ministry, the SCOAN.
He noted that although the pain of his unexpected demise was felt by many particularly those who his life has directly impacted, noting the consolation was that his legacies would continue to surge on
Governor Bello remarked that Pastor Joshua would be greatly missed for his audacious truth telling and his peaceful advocacies as well as great concern for humanity most especially, widows, orphan and people living with disabilities.
While the Governor prayed for God to comfort and strengthen the family, church and those greatly hurt by his death, he urged them not to derail for the footprints of the late clergy mostly his humanitarian endeavours.