In a disclaimer posted on his verified Twitter and Facebook pages, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Sunday, denied having a telephone conversation with the APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu, about the second term ambition of the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode.
A report on Saturday had alleged that Adeboye had in a telephone conversation with Tinubu, appealed to him to support Ambode’s second term ambition.
There had allegedly been a falling out between Ambode and Tinubu, which has led to the emergence of other aspirants on the platform of the APC in Lagos State.
Read Adeboye's statement below;
"Our attention has been drawn to news making the rounds from dailies especially the New Telegraph Pastor E.A Adeboye, the General Overseer of the RCCG had a recent phone conversation with the Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC).
"We would like to inform the general public that this is false and Pastor E.A Adeboye has not and would not be involved in inter /intra party politics in Nigeria and anywhere RCCG is present across the world.
"Pastor E.A Adeboye advices all well meaning Nigerians just like him to get their PVC’s and exercise their civic duty.
"God bless the Federal Republic of Nigeria."
Our attention has been drawn to news making the rounds that Pastor E.A Adeboye, the General Overseer of the RCCG had a recent phone conversation with the Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC). We would like... https://t.co/IPYzIHNYyY— PastorEAAdeboye (@PastorEAAdeboye) September 16, 2018