Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, was today, June 11, honoured with a doctorate degree by his alma mater, Ambrose Ali University, AAU, Ekpoma, Edo state.
Pastor Chris had earlier this year donated a multimillion naira 650 capacity auditorium to his alma mater. He also donated a 100KVA generator to the school.
According to Forbes magazine, the Christ Embassy pastor, Oyakhilome, is one of the richest pastors in Nigeria having put his worth at $50 million dollars.
Others to be conferred with honourary degrees at 19th convocation of the school coming up on Saturday, June 13, are chief David Edebiri, the Esogban of Benin Kingdom, who would be honoured with Doctor of Letter, and a business mogul, chief Lee Ikpea, who will bag the Doctor of Business.
The Founder of the Believers’ LoveWorld Incorporated, also known as Christ Embassy church is mission group which is founded and headed by Chris Oyakhilome. The organization is based in Nigeria (Lagos). It also has the offices in the United States, the United Kingdom and in South Africa. The organization has a few missions among which – the Innercity Missions, the Rhapsody of Realities and the Healing School. The mission group runs 3 television channels – LoveWorld Plus, LoveWorld TV and LoveWorld Sat which became the first 24-hour African Christian channels.
Christ Embassy International is a ministry which tends to represent the character of Holy Spirit and to pass God’s presence and blessing to the whole world. The representatives of the church can achieve this by different means, as Christ Embassy is driven by the desire to see the people from all corners of the world