Matthew Ashimolowo, Nigerian clergyman and senior pastor of Kingsway International Christian Centre, KICC, London, 67, March 17. Born in Kaduna, Kaduna State, converted to Christianity from Islam at the age of 20 after the death of his father before enrolling with a Bible school. After Bible school, he began as an assistant pastor in Foursquare Gospel church, after which he was moved to the UK, where he started his own ministry. KICC started in a school hall in North London with only 11 members, the membership of the church grew and the church had to move to Hackney town centre after which the church bought a building at Mare Street. His Winning Ways programme is aired daily on Premier Radio (London) and Spirit FM (Amsterdam) and on television in Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, FaithAfrica (DSTV 341), the Trinity Broadcasting Network, TBN, and Europe on The God Channel and Inspirational Network.
– Mar. 8, 2019 @ 16:39 GMT |