A renowned Nigerian preacher and televangelist, the founder of The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, has been reported dead.
According to family sources Prophet T.B Joshua died in Lagos on Saturday, June 5 in the evening shortly after a programme at his church.
The cause of death of the 57 year old Preacher has not yet been disclosed but family sources said his remains had been deposited at the morgue while awaiting an autopsy report.
Prophet T.B Joshua has been a famous preacher on television for many years, using his platform to attract a large number of Christians from across the world.
Emmanuel TV, run by his SCOAN, is one of Nigeria’s largest Christian broadcast stations, available worldwide via digital and terrestrial platforms.
In 2014, the church was at the centre of a multi-national investigation following the collapse of a section of his church headquarters in Lagos, leaving dozens killed and many others injured.