TB Joshua has passed away

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Nigerian pastor, TB Joshua, has passed away.
Nigerian pastor, TB Joshua, has passed away.
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On Sunday, TB Joshua Ministries announced that popular Nigerian televangelist, TB Joshua, has passed away at age 57. 

The statement, published on their Facebook page, said that the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations  passed way on Saturday night shortly after having finished a programme at his church. The news of his passing comes a week before his birthday. 

“God has taken his servant Prophet TB Joshua home – as it should be by divine will,” the statement from the ministries said.  

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“His last moments on earth were spent in the service of God. This is what he was born for, lived for and died for."

The statement went on to say that TB Joshua leaves a legacy of service and sacrifice to God’s Kingdom. 

“The Synagogue, Church of All Nations and Emmanuel TV family appreciate your love, prayers and concerns at this time and request a time of privacy for the family.” 

The cause of his death has not been disclosed. 

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