- Nigerians and followers of Pastor Taiwo Odukoya have taken to social media to commiserate with the man of God
- This was after a sad announcement was made about the pastor’s second wife Nomthi on her social media page
- Nomthi passed on to glory after a hard fight with dreaded cancer for many months before giving up recently
Pastor Taiwo Odukoya is mourning again as his second wife, South African Nomthi, is dead.
The sad news was announced on the deceased Instagram page on the evening of Tuesday, November 9.
It was reported that the mother of two lost her life after a battle with cancer for two years. According to the post, Nomthi stood on the word of God.
The statement on Nomthi’s IG page reads:
“With deep regret and gratitude to God, The Odukoya family announce the passing of our Wife, Mother and Gogo, Pastor Nomthi Odukoya. She battled cancer for the better part of two years, she stood on the Word of God, and she fought.
The truth is, at one point in our lives, we all will have to say goodbye. So for now, till we meet again in glory, Goodbye Pastor Nomthi.”
Check out the post below:
Nigerians sympathise with Pastor Taiwo and his family
“Jesus, this is hard to process. May her sweet soul rest in peace and God’s comfort be with the entire family.”
“Jesus We can’t question You.”
“Heaven gained an angel….Ah!!! It is well.”
“May her soul rest in perfect peace sigh it is well.”
“Lord have mercy.”
How Pastor Taiwo Odukoya’s first wife, Bimbo died
Pastor Bimbo Odukoya died at the age of 45 on December 11, 2005, in a plane crash in Port Harcourt where she had gone to minister the word of God to the youths.
She had three children with her husband, Jimmy, Tolu and Tobi.
When did Pastor Taiwo marry a second wife Nomthi
Five years after the passing of his beloved first wife, Pastor Bimbo Odukoya, the founding pastor of Fountain of Life Church remarried.
He found love in South African-born Rosemary Simangele Zulu together they had two handsome sons, Timileyin and Jomiloju.
Jimmy Odukoya celebrates his father
Bimbo Odukoya’s son Jimmy had only beautiful words for his father Pastor Taiwo who clocked 65. According to the actor, it is an honour and privilege to call the pastor his father.
Jimmy stated that his dad has fathered so many, changed so many lives with the gift of his life while noting that he stands in awe of the clergyman’s legacy!
In celebration of his dad, the film star shared a beautiful throwback photo of the clergyman.