The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye has explained why he did not prevent the new Soun of Ogbomoso land, Oba Ghandi Olaoye, who was a pastor of RCCG in the United States of America, from contesting for the throne.
It was reported that the State Governor, Seyi Makinde, approved the selection of Olaoye as the 21st Soun of Ogbomoso land on September 2, 2023, from Olaoye Ruling House after duly selected by the kingmakers in the ancient town.
Pastor Adeboye, while speaking at Beulah Baptist Conference, Ogbomoso, said he knew Olaoye was born to be a king.
In his words:
“When he (Olaoye) came to me to inform me about the development I told him to go and pray, he came back and said he had not heard anything. I told him to go back and pray again, and after a while, he came back and told me God had spoken. I have heard him loud and clear that I should go ahead. It was then that I told him to go because it had been destined. I knew that long ago, but I want God to speak to him directly.
“To my critics, if I said no and God said Yes, whose word is the final? God of course. So, I cannot stop him because Pastor Olaoye was destined to be a king even before he was born and thank God it is coming to fruition.”