The General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG has been reported to have lost his third child, Pastor Dare Adeboye to the cold hands of death.
Pastor Olaitan Olubiyi, the Head of Media and Public Relations, RCCG, Pastor Olaitan Olubiyi, confirmed the the death of Dare to Punch newspapers.
He said, “It is true. The incident happened in Eket where he was based. I don’t have the details for now. Maybe before the end of today, we will issue a statement.”
It is gathered that the 42-year-old, who is the third son of the revered cleric, died in his sleep on Wednesday in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was based with his family.
According to reports, the deceased, who was the Assistant Pastor in charge of Region (Youth) 35, had ministered the previous day.
The report states that his wife, Temiloluwa Adeboye, noticed her husband’s unusual sleeping hours and could not reach him on phone.
She reportedly raised the alarm and he was discovered dead. The deceased was neither sick nor on medication when the tragic incident happened.
Leke Adeboye, the elder son of the clergyman while reacting to the sad news on his official Instagram page posted a scripture from the bible on the death of the righteous.
The scripture reads; “The righteous man perishes(at the hand of evil), and no one takes it to heart, Faithful and devout men are taken away, while no one understands. That the righteous person is taken away(to be spared) from evil and disaster.
Meanwhile, no official statement has been released by the family announcing the passing of the young clergyman.