Breaking! President Buhari Sacks FRN Boss ‘Over Pastor Adeboye’s Retirement As RCCG General Overseer’

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate removal Jim Obazee, executive secretary of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRN), who enforced a law that forced Enoch Adeboye to resign as general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Nigeria.

Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, disclosed this in a statement on Monday. According to Shehu, the president also approved the reconstitution of the board of the council.

“He has appointed a chairman and a new executive secretary for the council,”

“The new council as approved by the president has Mr Adedotun Sulaiman, MFR as chairman.

“Mr Sulaiman was a former managing partner/director of Arthur Anderson and later, Accenture. He is a chartered accountant and a product of the University of Lagos and Harvard Business School.

“The president has also approved the appointment of Mr Daniel Asapokhai as the executive secretary of the council.

“Mr Asopokhai is a partner and a financial reporting specialist at the PricewaterHouseCoopers (PwC), Nigeria. He is a product of the University of Lagos and the University of Pretoria.

“President Muhammadu Buhari has also instructed the Minister of Industry, Trade, and Investment to invite the 19 ministries, departments and agencies of the federal government and private sector organizations specified in the FRC Act to nominate members of the board of the council.”

The cable

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  • Kenny D Osonwa

    This is confusing. ….

  • I don confuse

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    I don’t understand some aspect of this story though…..

    How possible was it that his excellency is in the country and the executive secretary of Financial Roporting Council of Nigeria enforced a law without his consent or the consent of the house

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Na morning b ds

  • chika bibian

    The government shouldn’t have a say in church matters in the first place.

  • WillieBravo

    What this means is that the law doesnt hokd any water. Okay o.

  • comrade segun

    Buhari did the right thing this time around. Why must they be enforcing retirement for religion body did they think that it’s political appointment

  • Olovo Obinna

    Me self the look pastor adebayo one eye,,,because I don’t understand the man….he hurriedly resign as G.O in RCCG nigeria,,,,i expected him and other founders in pentecostal churches across nigeria to have called a meeting probably through C.A.N and log heads together over this issue @first…

    • Mezzy Gilbert

      He only named his successor, he dint resign,i taya for media,d late G.O and founder of redeem,named adeboye d G.O,wen he was alive,but adeboye never took d position until his demise years later

      • Olovo Obinna

        Adebayo resign as G.O RCCG nigeria……position he occupies now is G.O RCCG worldwide

        • Mezzy Gilbert

          Funny,nigeria no follow fir worldwide read d comment of his p.a and son

          • Olovo Obinna

            Na same thing na

  • Olovo Obinna

    It’s not enough until they reverse that nonsense law….and let the president not tell nigerians he was not aware of this law….