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Tinubu made me a minister after Oyedepo prayed for it to happen – Betta Edu

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Betta Edu, has said the founder of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo is the reason she is a minister.

Edu, while giving testimony at the ongoing Shiloh programme on Friday, December 8, stated that she was appointed a minister by President Bola Tinubu after Oyedepo prayed for her.

She recounted how she appraocehed the revered cleric during Shiloh 2022 at the Canaan Land, Ota, Ogun State to pray for her in her desire to be a minister.

According to Edu, she told Bishop Oyedepo that she wanted to be a minister of the fedeal republic of Nigeria the next year (2023), and he prayed for it to come to pass.

She said; “My name is Betta Edu, I came to thank God last year at Shiloh 2022. I prayed and told God that by the next time I come to next year Shiloh, I want to be a minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

“On the last day of Shiloh, just as I was walking out I saw Papa, Bishop David Oyedepo, and I went to greet him as usual, and I whispered to him, Papa I need you to pray for me. I just have one prayer request.

“And he said what is it? I said I want to come back to Shiloh in 2023 as a minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, he put his hands on my head and said it is done.

“I stood up and I left, I came in today to return all glory to God that despite all odds, today I’m a minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, one of the youngest in the Fourth Republic.”