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Popular Nigerian Pastor loses wife to death, after battling cancer

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Minister Taiwo Odukoya Loses Wife, Pastor Nomthi Odukoya After Battling Cancer For Two Years. 

Main leader of The Fountain of Life Church, Pastor Taiwo Odukoya has lost his better half, Nomthi following a two years fight with Cancer. 


As indicated by an assertion delivered by the congregation, the South African spouse of the pastor passed on November 9 subsequent to fighting cancer for a very long time. 

“With deep regret and gratitude to God, we have to announce the passing of our Senior Pastor’s wife, Pastor Nomthi Odukoya.

“She battled cancer for the better part of 2 years, she stood on the Word of God, and she fought.

“We loved her with all our heart, but who are we to fight with the will of God.

“The truth is, at one point in our lives, we all will have to say goodbye. So for now, till we meet again in glory, Goodbye Pastor Nomthi,”
the statement read.

Minister Taiwo Odukoya likewise delivered a concise assertion by means of his online media handle, saying his better half gave him 11 lovely long periods of marriage and 2 wonderful children. 

“With deep regret and gratitude to God, I have to announce the passing of my wife, Pastor Nomthi Odukoya,” he wrote.

“She battled cancer for the better part of two years. She stood on the word of God, and she fought.”

“She gave me 11 beautiful years of marriage and two wonderful boys, who I know will be very significant in life. I loved her with all my heart but who am I to fight the will of God.”

“The truth is, at one point in our lives, we all will have to say goodbye. So for now, till we meet again in glory, Goodbye Nomthi.”

Minister Taiwo Odukoya got hitched to Nomthi in 2010, four years after the passing of his first spouse, Pastor Bimbo Odukoya in a plane accident in December 2005. 

The couple had celebrated their tenth wedding commemoration in January 2020. 

To sympathize with the Odukoyas, Founder and General Overseer of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, close by his better half, Faith Oyedepo, visited the family's home and were gotten by Pastor Taiwo. 

Bishop David Abioye and Pastor Sam Olubiyo were additionally present during the visit. 

Minister Taiwo Odukoya's youngsters, Tolu and Jimmy, have written a sparkling recognition for their stepmother, Nomthi. 

Nollywood entertainer, Jimmy Odukoya, who is Taiwo and Bimbo Odukoya's child, on Wednesday wrote an enthusiastic accolade for his stepmother, Nomthi, expressing that he'll deal with his dad and her children. 

Tolu Odukoya-Ijogun likewise took to her Instagram page to pen an accolade for Nomthi, appreciating the expired for dealing with her dad.

“Aunty Nom, You were such a beautiful light, an authentic Christian, and a woman that truly loved God,” she wrote. “You were such a fighter. Cancer didn’t win; God wanted you all to himself and called you home.

“To say we will miss you is an understatement. Thank you for Tim-Tim and Jom-Jom. Thank you for loving my Dad the way you did. No more pain, Aunty Nom. Rest in the bosom of our Lord till we meet again to part no more. Good night, Aunty Nom.”

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