Nigeria is known for dominating the highest congregation gathering in the world and one major information members or non-members want to find out. We would be looking at Daniel Olukoya Net Worth, Biography, and facts who is one prominent church overseer.
Dr, D.K Olukoya is the founder and general overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracle Ministries (MFM), one of Nigeria’s largest pentecostal gatherings with over 30,000 attendees for a single meeting. The Church boasts of a single headquarters, and 6000 hectares of campground both located in Lagos.
Daniel Olukoya biography started on the 15th of July 1957, when he was born at the Federal Medical Center, Lagos Nigeria by Pastor Badmus Olukoya who was a policeman and a pastor at Christ Apostolic Church. He started his elementary education in Saint John, CAC primary school a school Akure in Ondo state and St. Jude’s Primary school, Ebute-Metta Lagos state respectively. Olukoya proceeded to Methodist Boys’ High School in Lagos where he graduated among the top best student.
In 1976 Olukoya gained admission into the University of Lagos to study microbiology and graduated the best among his colleagues with a first-class and the first person to beat the university record with the highest CGPA. He got his first scholarship to study Molecular Genetics at the University of Reading, united kingdom for his Ph.D.
On returning back to Nigeria, olukoya became a member of the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), and was recognized as one of the best genetic experts emerged in Africa. He has written over 100 public scientific publications and over 20 biotechnology laboratories across the state.
Daniel Olukoya I’ve always shown zeal towards the work of God after raised in a Christian home by a pastor he has always spent his teenage years preaching the gospel. He loves music and praises God with instruments as a teenager, he could play more than 2 instruments which were the keyboard and Guitar. Olukoya started the mountain of fire and miracle ministries right in his living room with 25 members.
As the numbers begin to increase he then started a small corridor church in his house before he found a reasonable space around the roadside at Ebute-Metta in Lagos. His ministry was indeed blessed by God and he was able to rent a building for Sunday gatherings. By then Olukoya had realized he had to focus on his ministry by evangelizing through crusades around the country. Various signs and prophetic exploration were manifested which gained the attention of a lot of people coming for his crusades.
His crusades were held at the University of Lagos canal until he was able to buy it first land in Yaba which now serves as it headquarters and 3 branches in Lagos and ever since then there has been an incredible, remarkable expansion in his ministry across Nigeria and the world with over 10,000 branches. The church now boasts of its own University, secondary and primary school.
In the early ministry, Daniel Olukoya was alleged to preaching against the government which made police all over his crusade ground but there is no evidence of this. It was also alleged Olukoya illegally met a former employee of the charity alleged to have stolen between £150,000 and £190,000 of Charity’s funds in Nigeria, then entered into an agreement with the individual without any consultation with other trustees. Ref – Sahara Reporters.
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Daniel Olukoya Net Worth
Olukoya net worth is estimated to be around $379,963 (N1.2 billion) curled from his total monetary value on publications and fixed assets in his name.
Pastor D.K Olukoya has been one of Africa’s spiritual leader who is globally recognized for his achievements and works as a father, writer, teacher, and leader.
Frequently Asked Question about Daniel Olukoya
How old is Daniel Olukoya?
Daniel Olukoya is 63 years old
Who is Daniel Olukoya Wife
Daniel Olukoya is currently married to Folashade Olukoya.
Does Pastor Olukoya have a private jet?
Olukoya doesn’t have a private jet.
When did DK Olukoya got his scholarship?
Daniel Olukoya got his scholarship in 2007 at the age o 23 for his P.hD.
Did the United States Customs accuse Dr. Olukoya of tax and or duty evasion?
Dr. Olukoya was only linked to diverting charity funds without trustees’ consent by Sahara reporters.
Is there any personal account for Dr. Olukoya for seed sowing?
Olukoya doesn’t run a personal seed sowing account moreover he is entitled to gifts from members.
Which tertiary institution did Elijah Toluwani olukoya attend now?
Elijah Toluwani is a student of the western college England studying biotechnology.