Nigerians grief as Pastor Adeboye’s son dies at 42

Pastor Dare Adeboye

Pastor Dare Adeboye, the son of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Worldwide, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, is dead.

The 42-year-old third surviving child of the popular cleric, as gathered, died in his sleep on Wednesday in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was based with his family.

Until his death, he was the Assistant Pastor in charge of Region (Youth) 35, and was said to have ministered the previous day.

The young Pastor Adeboye, was said to have retired to his bed and did not wake up, and upon noticing this ugly development, his wife, Temiloluwa, was said to have raised the alarm.

As reportedly gathered, “He was not sick and did not complain of anything before the incident. Pastors in the church were summoned to pray for him, all to no avail.”

Pastor Adeboye, would have been 43 years old next month, June, was happily married with children.

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He said, “It is true. The incident happened in Eket where he was based. I don’t have the details for now. Maybe before the end of today, we will issue a statement.”

Consequent upon the sad development, many Nigerians, who have shown empathy to the family of the revered man of God, Pastor E.A Adeboye, have also expressed grief over the untoward happening.

They have taken to the social media to post comments, some of which are reproduced below: