Pastor Joshua Obayemi is the new General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG.
The new GO was appointed at the Annual Ministers Thanksgiving at Shimawa, in Ogun State.
The newly appointed GO was the former Special Assistant to the General Overseer (SATGO) on Finance.
He was a Regional Pastor and a former assistant general overseer.
His first wife died and he remarried.
Pastor Adeboye also appointed Pastor Johnson Odesola, who was the Special Assistant on Administration and Personnel, as the church Secretary.
The man of God retired ahead of his 75th birthday on 2 March.
RCCG which was not well known prior to Mr. Adeboye’s ascendance, has grown phenomenally, to become Nigeria’s biggest, with branches in about 190 countries, including more than 14,000 in Nigeria.