Dare Adeboye, third son of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) General Overseer, Pastor E.A Adeboye has passed away.
He reportedly died in his sleep on Wednesday, in Eket, Akwa Ibom state where he resides with his family, PUNCH reports.
The 42-year-old who served as assistant pastor in charge of Region (Youth) 35 and had ministered in church the previous day, didn’t complain of anything, was neither sick nor on medication before the incident.
According to PUNCH, leaders of the church have confirmed the incident but are yet to comment on it.
“It is true. The incident happened in Eket where he was based. I don’t have the details for now. Maybe before the end of today, we will issue a statement,” said Pastor Olaitan Olubiyi, Head of Media and Public Relations, RCCG.
Dare’s brother, Leke Adeboye also confirmed the sad news via an Instagram post that read,
The righteous man perishes [at the hand of evil], and no one takes it to heart; faithful and devout men are taken away while no one understands that the righteous person is taken away [to be spared] from disaster and evil.