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BISHOP OYEDEPO LAUNCHES DOMINION AIRLINE

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Nigeria’s richest pastor and self-styled bishop, David Oyedepo, has made a glistening addition to his business empire by floating an airline called Dominion Air.

Oyedepo, who a few years ago ignited debate on flamboyant Christianity by acquiring his fourth private jet, is the owner of Dominion Publishing House, Covenant University and an elite secondary school called Faith Academy.

Listed by Forbes as Nigeria’s wealthiest pastor with a net worth of $150 million, David Oyedepo is a preacher and founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide, more popularly known as Winners’ Chapel. Besides his four private jets, Forbes also mentioned the preacher’s luxury homes in London and the United States.

Sources within the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), the agency charged with business registration in Nigeria, confirmed the registration of Dominion Air with David Oyedepo as its chairman. Another source within a Lagos-based insurance firm known to handle most of Oyedepo’s businesses said the airline project had been in the works for six years and was only made a reality this year.

The broker who balked at putting figures to the number of aircrafts so far purchased authoritatively said none of them is on lease.

If Oyedepo’s entry into the airline business is creating exciting buzz in Nigeria’s stock exchange, the same cannot be said with the Christian community, especially the Pentecostal congregations, where the so-called men of God have been criticised for alienating their poor followers with their flamboyant lifestyle….

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  1. Short of words…….

  2. Franklyn OKUKPONOR

    Of what use are these destructive criticisms? Bishop Oyedepo is on the waves of God’s glory. You can tell little or nothing about this if you’re not keyed into it… He cannot be poor. It is his heritage in Christ… If you don’t admire it then try and ignore it because he has chosen to affect his world. But if you can’t live with this reality then go and hug transformer. But be reminded that the CHURCH is taking over the affairs of MEN.

  3. ignorant wil kill many people in dis life what u dnt knw dnt say it. just knw d truth and u wil be free f in my father d bishop own d airline is bos our father in heaven owned d entire world .ps 24:1, 82:1-6

  4. Didn’t you know what God says, that if we live for him we shall be payed 100% here on earth and life in eternity, so don’t worry so much its the word of God coming to fulfillment. And for those of us who are not there yet we are going there. Actually am very happy for him blessed be the name of God who has given him dominion over everything that he has.

  5. 1.The blessings of God maketh rich and addeth no sorrow. Pro 10:22.

    2.Psalm 35:27 Let them shout for joy and be glad that favor my righteous cause: yea, let them say continually,Let the LORD be magnified, which hath pleasure in the prosperity of his servant.

    3.Deuteronomy 8:18 But thou shalt remember the LORD thy God: for it is he that giveth thee power to get wealth, that he may establish his covenant1285 which he swore unto thy fathers,1 as it is this day.

    The above scriptures are proofs that God is no respecter of persons. CHRISTIANITY IS A LIFESTYLE AND NOT A RELIGION. God is in the business of making MEN.HE IS RESTORING THE BEAUTY OF THE CHURCH.

  6. For me he has done well for him self. It is the same God I pray dat one day it will be my turn. The church is taking over the economy of Africa. It is a proof dat it is working. Glory

  7. Let us becarefull of wht we say about men of God.we will be judge by our word also,i only hv this to say,i connect my life to ur daddy david.remain blessed.

  8. Glory to glory, sir this is Gods doing and it is marvelous in our sight. Indeed sir, may ur ministry continue to flourish and flourish in Jesus Name Amen. Haters pray for forgiveness so God wil open ways for u pipo. Becos my papa is reapin wht he sow

  9. I will forever be greatful to God for divinely arrange me under Bishop Oyedepo ministry. These kind of progressive manifestation of the Spirit of God will be celebrated in my life very soon. Ride on Bishop

  10. Wel, all u guys beefin my bishop, u havent seen anytin yet. Dis is just a tip of d iceberg. U all hav poverty mentality dats y u all r talkin dis way
    He’s ridin in d Waves of Glory and getin Double Portion of blessings so u beefas cursed be u all 4 talkin ill of my Bishop and walk dwn d road and go hug a transformer
    Kudos 2 u BISHOP DAVID OYEDEPO

  11. B4 i 4get try and submit ur CV u might jst get employd hahaha

  12. Glory be to God. The Church of God is taking over the economy. What d children of darkness will continue to fail to do, the children of light will achieve, one by one with ease, God on their sides taking all d glory. The whole world are yet to see anything. For what eyes have not seen, neither ears heard, neither has entered into d mind of any, whay God has in mind for those who love Him. I Corinthians 2:9. God bless my Papa Oyedepo. God is truly d rewarder of those who diligently seek him. May more true children of God who will invest in Nigeria also take over the oil, telecoms, ports, railways, roads project, power, education, health and every other sector of d economy where d government has failed and continued to impoverish ds nation in Jesus’ name. Papa, I’m joining u at d top. Giving is also transforming my life. – for those who sow sparingly shall receive sparingly- 2Cor.9 v 6-12.

  13. people like gbenga need go do madness test. If he know the meaning of gbenga he no go jettison boundaries or noting limitations before talking like an aro. Anyway i bet you the man of god go soon employ you and you go know christ. If you join gbenga, shar

    why people like gbenga no go aro for kolo test or waka enter any living church and give your life to christ. Gbenga i pity you. Note say aro for abeokuta never full. The last bed they wait for you there

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