By Balogun Kamilu Lekan
Christianity has risen to prominence in Africa over the past few years, with Nigeria serving as its epicentre. Estimates place the percentage of Christians in Nigeria’s population at 49.3%.
Church leaders are utilizing social media platforms to evangelize and connect with millions of people outside their congregations by sharing motivational messages, ministry updates, brief exhortations, and much more.
The top five Nigerian pastors on Facebook are listed below.
1. Pastor Adeboye – 5.1M followers
Daddy Adeboye, as he is fondly called, is the second most followed Nigerian pastor on Facebook with 5.1 million followers; the R.C.C.G General Overseer shares teachings, short exhortations, and live services on his Facebook platform.
2. Dr Paul Enenche – 2.3M followers
He’s the founder of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, and his church is one of the largest auditoriums in the world, with over 100,000 capacity. He’s the second most-followed pastor in Nigeria on Facebook, with 2.3 million followers.
3. David Ibiyeomie – 1.8M followers
David Ibiyeomie is an author, televangelist and the founder/presiding pastor of Salvation Ministries, with its headquarters in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. His Facebook page boasts 1.8 million followers with enormous engagement.
He shares teachings and prayers on this page to reach a wider audience worldwide.
4. Apostle Johnson Suleman – 1.1M followers
Johnson Suleman is a televangelist who serves as the senior pastor and general overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, a church with its main office in Auchi, Edo State.
The popular pastor has a verified Facebook account with 1.1 million followers.
5. Sam Adeyemi – 1M followers
Pastor Samuel Adeyemi is a Gospel preacher and motivational speaker. The pastor is a famous speaker who impacts the lives of youths in Nigeria and abroad through his teachings.
He is the fifth most followed Nigerian pastor on Facebook
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