By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
The presiding Bishop of the Sword of the Spirit Ministries and the proprietor of the Precious Cornerstone University (PCU), Ibadan, Bishop Francis Wale Oke has been elected as the new National President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) .
Bishop Wale Oke who was before the PFN National Deputy President was unanimously elected in Enugu, Enugu State on a four-year tenure
The new PFN President is taking over from Rev Felix Omobude, the General Superintendent of New Covenant Gospel Church after the completion of his tenure.
Bishop Wale Oke emerged the 7th helmsman of the Fellowship on Tuesday evening after a unanimous decision of the National Advisory Council,(NAC) of the body held at Grace Cathedral, Enugu in Enugu State
Others elected are Archbishop John Praise Daniel of Dominion Chapel,Abuja who emerged as the National Deputy President, Rev Cosmas Ilechukwu, of Charismatic Renewal Ministry, Owerri, became the National Secretary, while Rev Sam Aboyeji of the Foursquare Gospel Church emerged as the National Treasurer and Pastor John Ayodele of the RCCG, will serve as the National Auditor.
The election of other executive members of the Fellowship will be concluded today, Wednesday (3/3/21) by the NAC/NEC at the General Assembly of the highest body of the pentecostal christians in Nigeria at the on going meeting in Enugu.