In a move that will surprise many Nigerians, wife of late charismatic preacher, Temitope Balogun, popularly known as TB Joshua, has revealed the general overseeer of the church.
She said that her husband remains the general overseer of the Synagogue Church of All Nations even though he has gone to join his maker in heaven.The Board of Trustees of SCOAN appointed Evelyn as the chairperson following an order of the Federal High Court in suit No.FHC/L/CP/1109/2021.
She also made a clarion call to all partners and members to work hand-in-hand with her to move the ministry forward.
“I am pleased to address you at this moment upon my appointment as the leader of the SCOAN. I am not your General Overseer. My dear husband and our dear father, the prophet for generations, senior Prophet TB Joshua remains the Founder and General Overseer of the SCOAN.”
Meanwhile, Nigerians have on Facebook have praised her for her decisions.
Jumoke Oluwaniyi wrote:
“By His grace all things are possible, Mama Evelyn God is on your side best is yet to come.. Congratulations Mama Joshua.”
Dickson Kyeeya Chiyuka added:
“We glorify God. Emanuel!! Indeed God with us and nothing shall stand on our way. Thank you for the life and legacy of Prophet TB Jshua. I pray for God’s Mercy, Grace , strength, knowledge and wisdom to be upon our mother Mrs Evelyn Joshua as she embark on this visionary journey. Our prayers are always with you and it is well.”
In a statement on its verified Facebook page, the church thanked all those who have not stopped showing their love for the ministry since the death of TB Joshua. SCOAN called for prayers for Evelyn who will now be taking over from where her late husband stopped.
This is coming three days after a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos approved the appointment of Evelyn as a trustee of the Synagogue church.