The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor E.A Adeboye has denied the report that he spoke with the leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu on Akinwumi Ambode’s second term bid.
The renowned man of God who disclosed this through his tweeter handle, stressed that he had never been involved in any intra or inter-party politics in Nigeria and would likely never be in future.
Our attention has been drawn to news making the rounds that Pastor E.A Adeboye, the General Overseer of the RCCG had a recent phone conversation with the Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC). We would like… https://t.co/IPYzIHNYyY
— PastorEAAdeboye (@PastorEAAdeboye) September 16, 2018
It was reported that a source close to Tinubu, who chose to be anonymous because he was not authorized to speak on the matter, confirmed that there was a conversation between the APC leader and Pastor Adeboye on Ambode’s second term.
“Our attention has been drawn to news making the rounds from dailies especially the New Telegraph Pastor E.A Adeboye, the General Overseer of the RCCG had a recent phone conversation with the Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC).
“We would like to inform the general public that this is false and Pastor E.A Adeboye has not and would not be involved in inter /intraparty politics in Nigeria and anywhere RCCG is present across the world.
“Pastor E.A Adeboye advices all well-meaning Nigerians just like him to get their PVC’s and exercise their civic duty. God bless the Federal Republic of Nigeria”.