Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria: Top 10

Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria: Nigerian Pastors are known globally due to the miracles they perform like healing. Some of them have gained thousands of followers with branches in almost of every country.

These Pastors have without doubt make so much money from their ministries and other businesses they are into. In fact, few of them owns private jets, cars, posh, mansions and properties worth Millions Naira.

Who Are The Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria?

Below is a comprehensive list of Wealthy Pastors In Nigeria according to Forbes, so Read till the very end.

1. Bishop Oyedepo

Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria

With an estimated net worth of $100 Million, Bishop Oyedepo is the first Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria. He is currently the founder and overseer of the biggest Church in the country, Living Faith Bible Church.

Oyedepo Hails from Kwara State, he was born on the 27th of September 1954. His source of income and wealth all comes from the church, he also have two universities, Covenant University and Babcock University all under his care and watch.

Asides that, Oyedepo owns a water producing Company called, Hebron. Truth be told, this man of God is indeed blessed and rich. He deserves a place on this list.

2. Pastor Enoch Adeboye

Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria

Enoch Adeboye is a popular Nigerian Pastor, preacher, Writer and philanthropist. He is the second Forbes wealthiest pastor in Nigeria and Founder of Redeemed Christian Church of God.

Adeboye also have his own personal Gospel Station, Dove TV which transmit his preachings across all the church branches in the country.

Redeem University which is the most expensive in Nigeria is still owned by the pastor. This should be a good prove that Enoch Adeboye is Rich.

3. Chris Oyakhilome

Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria

One of the most respected pastor in Nigeria is Pastor Chris Oyakhilome. His church, Christ Embassy has branches not only in the country but outside the country. He Hails from Edo State and was born in December 1963.

Pastor Chris is into other businesses like Real Estate, he owns properties across the country. Chris has a whopping net worth of $30 Million making him comes third on the top richest Pastors.

4. Pastor Sam Adeyemi

Sam Adeyemi is a Famous Christian author, a motivational speaker, and the Religious leader of Daystar Christian Centre. This man of God is not only known for his preachings but also for the motivational speeches he shares both online and on TV.

He has a good number of followers and different church branches across the Globe. Through his ministries, Sam has made cool cash and is on the list of Forbes Richest Pastors.

5. Matthew Ashimolowo

Matthew Ashimolowo is the number 5th prominent pastor in Nigeria. He is a well known Man of God who’s miraculous and philanthropist activities are second to none. Born in Kaduna on the 17th of March 1952, Matthew is the proud founder of Kingsway International Christian Centre. He has a net worth of $15 Million.

6. Ayodele Oritsejafor

The founder of Word Of Life Bible Church, Pastor Ayodele Oritsejafor is a great man of God in Nigeria. He has one of the biggest Churches In Warri, through his ministries and other businesses, Oritsejafor have established himself as one among the top and well respected Pastors In the country.

Ayodele Oritsejafor is the number 6th richest Pastors according to Forbes having a good Net worth of $14 Million.

7. David Ibiyeomie

David Ibiyeomie is a great Pastor whose practical teachings have changed a lot of souls in Nigeria. The 62 years old pastor began his ministries journey in Lagos State. After few years of dedication and hard work, he founded Salvation Ministries Church which as of today has about 5 Million Members nationwide.

Ibiyeomie is the 7th wealthiest pastor in the country with a net worth of $10 Million.

8. Lazarus Muoka

Pastor Lazarus Muoka is the founder and General Overseer of Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Revival Moment in Nigeria. He is famous for his miracles, healings, and deliverance messages. Muoka is the 8th Pastor on this wonderful list. Most of his wealth comes from his church and other investments not known to the public.

9. Chukwuemeka Odumeje

Chukwuemeka Odumeje is a popular celebrity pastor in Nigeria. He is known by many as the liquid metal or indaboski Bahose. Odumeje has born and brought up in IMO State, his church, Mountain of Holy Ghost Intervention and Deliverance Ministry is also in the same state.

Odumeje is one pastor who has high taste for luxurious lifestyle and cars. Currently,  he has $6 Million in net worth.

10. Chibuzor Gift Chinyere

Forbes Richest Pastors In Nigeria

Last on this list is, Chibuzor Gift Chinyere. He is one of the prominent man of God gaining widespread recognition in Nigeria due to the help he gives the less privileged in the society.

Apostle Chibuzor have sent about 100 less privileged individuals outside the country to study.

Born on the 22nd of October 1973 in Abia State, Chibuzor Gift was raised in a Christian home, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chinyere Nwankwo of Ohanku where also devoted believers.

He is the founder and President of Omega Power Ministries in Abia State. His house and garage of cars are breath taking. The pastor is indeed rich and blessed.


These are the Forbes richest Pastors In Nigeria. Although there are few other men of God who didn’t make it to this amazing list prepared by RichestPedia Team. Let us know your thoughts below. Share

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