Pastor Poju Oyemade Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Pastor Poju Oyemade

Pastor Poju Oyemade is no doubt, one of the most popular pastors in Nigeria with over 700,000+ followers on Twitter alone.

He is popularly known as the Senior Pastor and Founder of The Covenant Nation (TCN), a ministry founded in 1994 and headquartered in Lagos Nigeria. The church, which has been stated as one of the fastest-growing in Nigeria reportedly holds 5 services every Sunday because of the great population of worshippers.
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Pastor Poju Oyemade Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Poju Oyemade's profile and a few things you'd love to know about him:
Full name: Poju Oyemade
Born: 8th May 1968
Age: 53 years (2021)
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: University of Lagos (UniLag)
Spouse(s): Oluwatoyin Poju Oyemade (Nee Fajuyigbe)
Occupation: Pastor
Religion: Christianity
Net worth

Poju Oyemade Biography and Educational Background

Born on the 8th of May, 1968, Poju Oyemade is no doubt, one of the most respected pastors in Nigeria. He is well-rooted in the word of God and well-loved amongst his contemporaries, no wonder he has been able to grow to a great height without scandals.

Even though much info isn't available on the Covenant Christian Centre, Lagos founder's educational background, we've been able to dig out some information on some info that you'd love to know about him.

The award-winning cleric attended International School Ibadan (ISI). Upon completing his SSCE, he secured admission to study at the prestigious University of Lagos (UniLag). We learnt that he was called to the ministry while still studying at UniLag and the rest became history.

Christian Ministry

Pastor Poju Oyemade encountered Christ at a very early age while being mentored by the likes of Bishop David Oyedepo and Chris Tunde Joda.

He, however, received God's calling to venture into pastoral work while at the university. 

On March 30, 1994, Pastor Poju founded the Covenant Christian Centre and was consecrated by Bishop David Oyedepo at Yaba, Lagos.

In 2020, he renamed the church from Covenant Christian Centre to The Covenant Nation. While announcing the change, the pastor explained to the congregation that the movement has grown from a 'centre' to a 'nation' of priests.

According to him;  'The name; Covenant Christian Center is no more portraying what God has for us. We are no more centre but a nation of priests where kings are produced'.

In a bid to reach more parts of the world with the gospel, Pastor Poju Oyemade also hosts a television programme titled 'Insights for Living' which airs on Silverbird, Channels television and Revelation Channel (UK).

He also hosts several seminars aimed at teaching believers the Word of God and how they can possibly apply it to their daily activities, including:
• Business seminars; 
• Financial seminars; 
• Single's summits; 
• Faith seminars.

Personal Life

Pastor Poju Oyemade got married to his beautiful wife, Toyin Oyemade (née Fajusigbe) on February 7th, 2015, in a colourful wedding that attracted the whole social radar in Lagos.

About Toyin Oyemade

Toyin is an award-winning Media Entrepreneur who has been involved in the production of leading shows like Moments With Mo,  NdaniTV and a host of documentaries. She worked at Ndani TV for less than a year before moving on to concentrate on her personal projects. She also worked for Guaranty Trust Bank for a few years before leaving to pursue her passion for filmmaking.

Her documentary film ‘Unbroken: The John Sumonu Story’ which she directed and produced, was nominated for best documentary at the 2014 Abuja International Film Festival. 

She attended Federal Government Girls College, Oyo State, after which she proceeded to the University of Lagos, where she obtained a degree in Mass Communication in 2006. She is a New York Film Academy graduate and an ambassador of the National Student Summit. 

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Pastor Poju Oyemade on:
Instagram @PastorPoju
Twitter @PastorPoju

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Before you leave, also check out our next article on the biography of Nigerian pastor and founder of COZA, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo.

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