You Consistently Told Me Draw Nearer to God: Comedian Ali Baba Pays Emotional Tribute to TB Joshua

You Consistently Told Me Draw Nearer to God: Comedian Ali Baba Pays Emotional Tribute to TB Joshua

- Nigerian comedian Ali Baba has taken to social media to recall the beautiful memories he had with Pastor TB Joshua before his sudden demise

- The funnyman stated that he was at the pastor's church with two of his colleagues to crack the congregation up during his 50th birthday celebration

- Ali baba revealed that TB Joshua reached out to him during his COVID-19 experience, prayed for him and even gave him some money

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Nigerian comedian Ali Baba has joined thousands of people across the world to mourn the founder of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua.

Ali Baba took to his social media page to recount some of his encounters and discussions with the late man of God.

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Recalling when TB Joshua asked comedians to come and crack up his congregation for his 50th birthday, the media personality noted that he went with two others. According to him, at the end of his performance, he had a meeting with the clergyman who told him to always stay closer to God.

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Comedian Ali baba and Pastor TB Joshua
Comedian Ali baba recalls beautiful memories with late Pastor TB Joshua. Photos: @alibabagcfr
Source: Instagram

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Ali Baba also recalled the moment TB Johsua started telling him things about his life and he thought the clergyman might be fake.

According to him, just as he was having those thoughts, the man of God said, "You may think I am fake, it's ok. I can't make you change your thinking. That is you."

He said:

"In the last 8 years, you have consistently called to "My brother, how are you? Draw nearer to God". One time you asked, "What is holding you up from God's work?"

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Read his full tribute to the late pastor below:

Comedian Ali baba
Comedian Ali baba glowingly writes about TB Joshua. Photos: @alibabagcfr
Source: Instagram

Comedian Ali baba
Comedian Ali baba glowingly writes about TB Joshua. Photos: @alibabagcfr
Source: Instagram

As expected, Nigerians took to his comment section to react to the post.

oliveemodi:

"What a tribute. So sorry for your loss sir."

fredafrancis:

"A beautiful tribute. May his Gentle soul Rest In Peace."

kayodepeters1:

"Wow. Rest on man of God."

n6oflife:

"A Fantastic Tribute to a Great Man. TB Joshua’s good works BY FARRRR OUTWEIGHED any bad press or scandal attributed to his Name and for that He gets my Respect. Adieu Sir."

obaksolo:

"WoW. This is how Tribute of a Greatness should be. PROPHET IS A DEFINITION OF GREATNESS."

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The sudden death of the man of God

Many were shocked to read the news of the clergyman kicking the bucket just a few days to his 58th birthday.

The televangelist reportedly died suddenly on Saturday night in Lagos after concluding a programme.

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Gani Adams speaks on TB Joshua's death

In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that the Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland described the death of the clergyman as an eclipse in God's vineyard, saying it was a rude shock.

Adams, through his special assistant on media, Kehinde Aderemi, said the late prophet brought good tidings to Nigeria due to his service to the church and humanity.

He, however, prayed for God to grant the immediate family, his kinsmen, the church, and the country the fortitude to bear the loss.

Source: Legit.ng News

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