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Pastor Poju Oyemade Biography
On May 8, 1989, Pastor Poju Oyemade was born. He is the founder and senior pastor of The Covenant Nation, a Nigerian church with its main office in Lagos State.
He is considered as one of the leading Nigerian pastors, and his church is one of the well-known churches in Lagos State with 5 services.
Early Life and Education
Pastor Poju Oyemade was born on May 8, 1989, into a devout Christian family in the Southwest of Nigeria, where he spent his early years growing up and receiving an education.
He was a student at the Ibadan International School (ISI). He was admitted to study at the reputed University of Lagos after passing his SSCE.
Poju Oyemade Career
When Poju Oyemade was still a student at the University of Lagos, he started his career as a minister (UNILAG).
Pastor Poju Oyemade was mentored by individuals like Bishop David Oyedepo and Chris Tunde Joda and experienced a birth again at a young age.
On March 30, 1994, Pastor Poju founded the Covenant Christian Center with the support of Bishop David Oyedepo, who was in attendance in Yaba, Lagos.
In 2020, the church changed its name from Covenant Christian Centre to The Covenant Nation.
The movement had grown from a “centre” to a “nation” of priests, the pastor said as he made the adjustment to the congregation.
In an effort to reach more people throughout the world with the gospel, Pastor Poju Oyemade also hosts a television program called “Insights for Living” that airs on Silverbird, Channels television, and Revelation Channel (UK).
He also conducts lectures on a variety of subjects, including business, marriage, religion, and finances.
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Pastor Poju Oyemade Family
Pastor Poju Oyemade wed his lovely wife Toyin Oyemade (née Fajusigbe) on February 7th, 2015, in a vibrant wedding event that attracted Lagos’ entire social radar.
Media entrepreneur Toyin Oyemade has contributed to the creation of several well-known documentaries as well as programs including Moments With Mo and NdaniTV.
She was employed by Ndani TV for less than a year before departing to concentrate on her own business.
Her stint at Guaranty Trust Bank was brief before she left to follow her passion for filmmaking.