(Foya District, Lofa, Liberia) : The President of the Republic, H. E. George M. Weah has expressed deep sadness at news of the unfortunate demise of the legendary Nigerian Televangelist and Philanthropist, TB Joshua.
The President said the Clergyman had impacted so many lives, including his, before Joshua’s untimely death on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at the age of 57.
The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) – which TB Joshua founded – requested a period of privacy as they mourn the church’s leader. The reason for Joshua’s apparent sudden demise has not been made immediately available.
President Weah had come to value the spiritual guidance of the Televangelist eversince the 2017 visit and worship service he had with SCOAN’s congregation. At the time, TB Joshua called President Weah his “brother”, who he said was “here today because he loves his country and wants God’s choice for his country… he is not here to impose himself”. He has also offered prayers for the Liberian nation and people.
The President conveys his condolences to TB Joshua’s family, the Nigerian people, the church and all those around the world impacted by his loss. He urged them to take solace in the Lord.