African spiritual leaders are blessed with tremendous wisdom and insight that they share with the
world. What makes them so remarkable is their ability to make a significant, positive difference in
the lives of countless individuals across the globe. It’s fantastic to behold the results of faith and
hard work in African pastors. We should be appreciative of their vast net worth, possessions, and
contributions to their countries and communities as a sign of their dedication to spiritual ministry &
It’s amazing to witness the level of influence and impact African pastors have over their followers.
Here, we take a look at the top 5 most popular pastors in Africa for 2023 who have seen remarkable
growth and development in their congregations. They are truly inspiring!
Alph Lukau – $1.2 Billions
Alph Lukau is a trailblazer in Africa, as he is the first Billionaire Pastor on the continent. He has
made an outstanding contribution to religion by leading Alleluia Ministries International in
Johannesburg, South Africa. With an estimated net worth of $1.2 billion, he currently stands as the
wealthiest pastor in Africa. Lukau, born on October 25, 1975 is currently 47 and is widely known
for his immense wealth. He owns two private planes, several Rolls-Royces as well as yachts, a
Christian television channel and investments around the world – all of which highlights his
remarkable success. He has incredibly made an impression with his noble service, which has
attracted many passionate enthusiasts on Social media. His reach counts in the millions, further
cementing his status as the most popular Pastor in Africa.
David Oyedepo – $170 Million
David Oyedepo is a phenomenal leader, who has made an immense contribution to the spiritual
welfare of people in Nigeria. He is known as the founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide and
Bishop of Faith Tabernacle in Ota. Pastor David Oyedepo’s incredible success has enabled him to
amass a net worth of $170 million, making him the wealthiest pastor in Nigeria. This year he is
celebrating his 68th birthday as he was born on September 27, 1954. His business portfolio is quite
remarkable. He owns a water-producing company, bakery, petrol station, restaurants, guesthouses,
residential houses and shopping malls. Additionally he has several educational institutions and
private aircrafts to his name along with a helicopter. Undoubtedly his accomplishments are pretty
Prophet Shepherd Bushiri – $150 Million
Prophet Shepherd Bushiri is a multi-millionaire and the founder of the Enlightened Christian
Gathering church. His estimated net worth stands at an impressive $150 million. Celebrating his
40th birthday in 2023, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has achieved remarkable success. He is widely
known for his astounding miracles and powerful preaching and is the proud owner of multiple
businesses such as Shepherd Bushiri Investments, a multi-million hotels in Malawi, a fleet of luxury
cars and even his own private jet.
Pastor Enoch Adeboye – $120 Million
Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the highly respected general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of
God in Nigeria, can boast of an estimated net worth of $120 million. As of 2023, he has been
blessed with 79 years on this earth and was born on March 2, 1942. Pastor Adeboye has an
impressive portfolio of educational institutions that he oversees. These include RCCG University,
RCCG secondary schools, Redeemed Christian Bible College and School of Discipleship. He also
owns a health center, luxury vehicles, commercial properties and a luxurious Gulfstream jet.
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome – $70 Million
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, the founder and president of LoveWorld Incorporated (Christ Embassy)
in Lagos, Nigeria is a very successful entrepreneur with an estimated net worth of $70 million.
Celebrating 60 years of life in 2023, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has done a lot in such a short amount
of time. He is the founder of the International School of Ministry and KingsChat smartphone
messaging service, not to mention owning two private jets! He’s truly an inspiring figure.