apostle biography


Emmanuel Oladipupo Akin-John was born on the 25th of October 1961 at Iju in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Nigeria. He had his Primary and Secondary education between 1965 and 1979, after which he joined the Federal Civil Service and served in the Public Complaints Commission, Akure. There after he got appointment with Nigerian Industrial Development Bank, Akure, where he worked between 1981 and 1989 when he was led of the Lord to resign into business. He was called into the ministry in 1990 with the mandate to 'Go And Teach My People The Ways Of The Lord', and in 1995 he was led to leave his automobile business to give full time commitment to the Lord's service, the step he took in March 11, 1996.
He was ordained an Apostle by the Lord Jesus Christ in an encounter with Him in 1996 and had since been ministering to the body of Christ and involved in evangelical and mission works. He obtained Diploma in Christian Church Ministry (based on ICI University Christian Service/Leadership Programme) in 1997 from International Ministers Education Programme; headquartered in Liverpool, United Kingdom and served in the School as Lecturer and Programme Coordinator. He also attended international Centre for Church Renewal based in Lagos, Nigeria where he received Advanced, Graduate and Post Graduate Diploma in Ministry and Church Growth , Degree of Doctorate in church growth (11th November, 2022.) From International centre for Church Renewal Lagos-Nigeria (aka CHURCH GROWTH INSTITUTE).
A former Registrar and School Board Member of Christ The Victor School of Evangelism in Akure, Nigeria. He is the President of International Christian Leadership And ministerial Institute (The Leaders School For Effective Practical Ministry), established on the Lord's account to raise, train, equip, and mobilize labour force for the end-time ripe harvest; the school which has been operating tuition-free since February 1999.
He was presented an INTEGRITY BASED AWARD "In Divine Recognition And Approval Of His Faithful And Tireless Commitment To The Great Commission Of The Lord Jesus Christ On Planet Earth." on the 20th of November, 2010 by THE UNIQUE CHRISTIAN STEWARDSHIP MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL.
Apostle Emmanuel Oladipupo Akin-John is the General Superintendent of Living Word Sanctuary of God with her Headquarters at Housing Estate, Oba-Ile, Akure, Nigeria.
He is happily married and blessed with God-fearing Children.