Pastor E A Adeboye Biography, Age, Career & Net Worth

Enoch was given birth to on the 2nd of March 1942 in Ifewara, Osun state to a family of six. During that time, his father was a farmer. He started his education at Ilesha Grammar School, Ilesha, Osun State. On this post, we will be viewing Pastor E A  Adeboye Biography, age, career & networth.

Enoch Adeboye Background

Full Names: Enoch Adeboye (fondly called E A Adeboye)

Date of Birth: 2nd of March 1942

Age: 78 Years

Nationality: Nigerian

Spouse: Foluke Adenike

Net Worth: $65m

Afterward, he got admission into the University of Nigeria (UNN) Nsukka to study mathematics but, as a result of the Nigeria civil war, he was unable to finish his education there.

He then progressed to University of Lagos where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics in 1967. Then, he advanced to get a master’s degree in hydrodynamics from the University of Lagos.

He bagged a PhD degree in Applied Mathematics from University of Lagos. Also, Pastor Enoch Adeboye holds the place of professor in mathematics at the University of Lagos.

He married Foluke Adenike in 1967 at the age of 25 and they are have four children namely: Pastor Adeolu Adeboye, Pastor (Mrs.) Bolu Adeboye, Pastor Dare Adeboye and Pastor Leke  Adeboye.

Pastor Enoch Adeboye’s Biography, Age, Career & Net Worth


Before venturing into ministry, Pastor Adeboye had a lecturing job going on very well for him. In fact, he had the vision of becoming a Vice Chancellor because of his love for teaching. He worked as a lecturer of mathematics at the University of Lagos and University of Ilorin.

Journey Into Ministry

Pastor Adeboye devoted his life to Christ on 29th July, 1973 when he joined the Redeemed Christian Church of God. He served in the church as an translator to Pastor Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi who could only speak in Yoruba Language. Later, in 1977, he was ordained a pastor.

Later, he became the General Overseer of the church in 1987 after the demise of Pastor Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi and for 3 years, he managed the place with his part time lecturing job in Unilorin. But, he finally left the job to minister full time.

Ever since he took the position of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, God has used him to bring about wonderful development to the church.

It is noble to state that Enoch Adeboye is a mentor to lots and spiritual father to Presidents, Head of States and famous leaders across the world.

Net Worth

We cannot firmly declare his precise net worth but no doubt, Pastor Adeboye is worth millions of dollars. He owns a G550 private jet woth $65m and several high end estates in tactical places as well as Britain.

In addition to that, Pastor Adeboye is known for cruising exotic cars like Rolls Royce Phantoms, Land Rover Discovery and Mercedez Benz

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Enoch Adeboye Books

The popular pastor has also written numerous books. Some of which are:

  • God has a purpose for your life
  • The Overflowing Christian
  • The Swimming Axe-Head
  • Anatomy of Greatness
  • The Gate of Mercy
  • Practical Guides for prosperity (Vol 1-4)
  • Carriers of His power
  • The tale of the three women
  • Open Heaven
  • The New Life
  • Time of Favour
  • The Ten Virgins

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