The Senate on Tuesday held a minute silence to mourn the demise of Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, the founding father of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN).
Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, additionally despatched a condolence message to the household of the deceased who died on Saturday, in keeping with a press release from his spokesman.
Coming below Order 43 of the Senate Guidelines, the Deputy Chief, Senator Ajayi Boroffice, drew the eye of his colleagues to the demise of Prophet T. B. Joshua.
He stated: “I carry to the eye of the Senate, with heavy coronary heart, the dying of Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, distinguished philanthropist and founding father of Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) on June 5, 2021 on the age of 57;
“The Late Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua was born on June 13, 1963 in Arigidi Akoko, Ondo North Senatorial District, Ondo State;
“He acquired his early training at St. Stephen’s Anglican Major College in Arigidi Akoko, Nigeria, between 1971 and 1977;
“The late Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua was a person of humble starting who rose to construct the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), a ministry famend for charity; with membership from throughout Nigeria, Africa, Latin America and different components of the world.”
In his remarks, the Senate President stated, “Let me condole the household of T. B. Joshua, and in addition say that our nation and Nigerian Leaders throughout all ranges want prayers.
“We want the intervention of God whereas we proceed to do our work and carry out our capabilities and duties.
“The prayers from everybody shall be crucial and we proceed to ask for that as a result of this nation and the individuals consider in God, and we consider that God will help us in anyway that’s doable to beat the quite a few challenges our nation is passing by.”