In Africa, religion is now taking a new direction in terms of financial empowerment. Christianity, for instance, has given birth to billionaires across the continent. Pastors are now making more money even more than traditional business people. Today, the majority of pastors in Africa lead a good life, with a happy family and big cars.
Here is the list of wealthiest pastors in Africa;
- Bishop David Oyedepo
According to Forbes magazine, David Oyedepo’s net worth stands at $150 million (K.sh 15 billion). Bishop Oyedepo is the founder of the Winners Chapel church that is present in over 65 counties globally. David Oyedepo is also an educationist, seasoned religious books author, and a professional architect.
- Prophet Shepherd Bushiri
Prophet Bushiri comes from Malawi, but he currently stays in South Africa. Just like Bishop Oyedepo, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s net worth is estimated to be about $150 million (K.sh 15 billion). Apart from being a preacher, Prophet Bushiri is an established businessman, author, and popular motivational speaker.
- Pastor Enoch Adeboye
Pastor Adeboye is the 2nd most prosperous preacher in Nigeria and the third wealthiest in Africa. Mostly referred to as Pastor E.A Adebayo, he’s a professor of mathematics from the University of Lagos and overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). His net worth stands at $130 million (K.sh 13B).
- Uebert Angel
Uebert Angel is an African preacher from Zimbabwe based in the United Kingdom. His net worth stands at $60 million (K.sh 6 billion.). Uebert is also a businessman, and the founder of Good News Church in Manchester, England, Spirit Embassy and the Parent Ministry.
- Pastor Chris Oyakhilome
Pastor Oyakhilome the president and founder of Christ Embassy, also known as LoveWorld Incorporated. Pastor Chris’s net worth is estimated to be $50 million (K.sh 5 Billion). Pastor Chris’s assets include Church, television stations, private jet, LoveWorld records, and publications.