Africa has quite a number of rich pastors and these pastors have been proved to be among the richest pastors in the world. Many of them are actually from Nigeria. This write up about the top richest pastors in Africa. Interestingly, many of these pastors are Africans, and in fact Nigerians. The article is put together to enlighten you about the top ten richest among these pastors.
- Bishop David Oyedepo (Net Worth- $150 million)
Bishop David Oyedepo is currently the richest of the pastors in Nigeria, and Africa at large. Wow!!! Name of his church is Living Faith World Outreach Ministry. His ministry started in 1981 and he has $150 million worth. He has the largest congregation in the whole of Africa and his church is also among the biggest in the world. His congregation is so huge that they do offer up to three services every Sunday. 2). Pastor E.A Adeboye (Net Worth- $130 million) Name of his church is Redeemed Christian Church of God. He has exotic lifestyle like many other rich Nigerian pastors. Pastor E.A Adeboye net worth is $130 million. He is one of the Nigerian pastors with private jet. He is the second among the richest pastors in the world. 3). Bishop Ayodele Oritsejafor (Net Worth- $120 million) Bishop Ayodele Oritsejafor is one of the richest pastors in Nigeria. He is also worth $120 million he has investment in banking, real estate, transportation and also media. He is among the most controversial pastors in Africa. His name trended in most Nigerian newspapers and online blogs including Linda Ikeji’s Blog (LIB), following the 2014 arms scandal deal and his involvement in partisan politics while being a leader of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN). Name of his church is World of Life Bible Church. He also owns a private jet. 4). Chris Oyakhilome (Net Worth- $50 million) Name of his church is Christ Embassy and his church boast of up to 40,000 membership.Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is worth up to $50 million. Many of his church members are politicians and entrepreneurs. He has interest in various industries, like real estate, satellite TV, hotels, record label, TV station, newspapers and magazine. 5). Pastor Tshifinwa Irene (Net Worth- $42 million) Her church is Divine Truth World Restoration Services for World peace by Jesus Christ. She is a televangelist and her church is situated in Venda. Her church program runs on regular basis on DSTV. She was formerly with Christian Worship Center Venda. Pastor Tshifinwa Irene is worth $42 million. 6).Pastor Ray Macaulay (Net Worth- $28 million) His church is in South Africa. Name of his church is Rhema Bible Church. He received his training in 1979 and he started his church afterwards with his family. He is a millionaire and has been associated with rather controversial lifestyle over the years. Pastor Ray Macaulay is worth $28 million. 7).Prophet Uebert Angel (Net Worth- $25 million) He owns the Spirit Embassy. He is very popular and associates with the widows and less privileged in the society. His church is made up of presidents, multimillionaires and lots of government officials. Prophet Uebert Angel is worth $25 million. 8). Prophet T.B. Joshua (Net Worth- $15 million) He is among the most controversial pastors in Nigeria and he is a philanthropist. Name of his church is Synagogue Church of All Nations. Prophet T.B. Joshua is worth $15 million. His church began in 1987. He is known for donating in rehabilitation programs, healthcare and lots more. 9). Pastor Mathew Ashimolowo (Net Worth- $10 million) Name of his church is Kingsway International Christian Center located in the United Kingdom. Pastor Mathew Ashimolowo is worth over $10 million. Asset of the church is far over $40 million 10). Rev. Chris Okotie (Net Worth- $10 million) Rev. Chris Okotie was a pop star before switching to preaching as a pastor. Name of his church is Household of God Church. He is worth $10 million. He loves nice cars too. lols!