The founder and the senior pastor of God’s House of Refuge, Ezekiel Atang is dead according to the report on yesterday.
Pastor Atang is popularly known for his single ‘frank talk show‘.
Jonathan Atang, a brother to Pastor Ezekiel confirmed the news on Monday night with a cryptic Facebook post which he later deleted.
The preacher was said to have gone into coma before giving up the ghost. His death has also been confirmed by fellow pastor, Kingsley Okonkwo on Facebook.
“My brother and my friend, my partner in family life mandate to the body of christ. You left an indelible mark, and unforgettable legacy, you spoke with clarity and conviction, loved by all, we will definitely miss you.”
“I received the invitation to your 50th birthday celebration same day you went to be with the Lord. I’m happy I spoke to you and saw you a few days before you went to be with the Lord, we love you – you will never be forgotten on this side.”
Before death, the popular pastor has been a major voice in Nigeria in marriage and youth issues.
Apart from Live stream programme on marriages and singles, Pastor Ezekiel Atang had also impacted lives with his books titled, ‘Road signs to Destiny’, ‘Overcoming Masturbation’ and ‘Lord I am still single why?’
Pastor Atang is survived by wife, Dr. Dara who pastors with him in the ministry and their union is blessed with 3 children, Levi, Olive and Ephraim.