TB Joshua death: How TB Joshua died
This online news platform understands that Prophet TB Joshua, who is the founder of The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), died in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial city, on Saturday evening, June 5, 2021, shortly after finishing a programme in church. He was aged 57.
TB Joshua died at age 57. Newsone gathered that TB Joshua gave up the ghost on the way to a hospital.
Prophet TB Joshua’s remains had been deposited at the morgue and an autopsy would be performed forthwith.
TB Joshua death: TB Joshua cause of death
TB Joshua cause of death was not immediately disclosed as at the time of his death, but family sources said his remains had been deposited at the morgue and an autopsy would be performed forthwith.
Who was TB Joshua?
TB Joshua, a popular televangelist, also owned one of Nigeria’s largest Christian broadcast stations, available worldwide via digital and terrestrial switches, Emmanuel TV.
The clergyman had the largest Christian YouTube following in the world before the channel was suspended.
How popular was TB Joshua?
TB Joshua reigned for several decades as a fiery preacher on television, using his platform to attract a large number of Christians from across the world. Emmanuel TV, run by Mr Joshua’s SCOAN, is one of Nigeria’s largest Christian broadcast stations, available worldwide via digital and terrestrial switches.
In 2014, TB Joshua’s church in Lagos was at the centre of a multi-national investigation following a section of his church headquarters in Lagos collapsed, leaving dozens killed and many more injured.
TB Joshua denied allegations of negligence and a trial over the incident was still underway prior to his demise.
Meanwhile, Newsone Nigeria reports that Prophet TB Joshua is survived by a wife, Evelyn and 3 children.