Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue, on Monday, joined other well-wishers to celebrate the General Overseer, The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye as the clocks 78 years.
Ortom, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS) Mr Terver Akase in Makurdi on Monday, described Pastor Adeboye as a true spiritual father whose selfless service and guidance had won millions of souls for God.
Adeboye was born on 2nd March 1942 in Ifewara village of Osun State.
He said the RCCG General Overseer had demonstrated uncommon humility and the love of God through his teachings, preachings and lifestyle.
The governor prayed for sustained good health and strength to enable the renowned man of God do more for the church and humanity.
Adeboye joined RCCG in 1973 when it was headed by Pastor Josiah Oluwafemi Akindayomi and was ordained pastor in 1975.