David Oyedepo, Winners Chapel, Ogun State, Nigeria
Dr. Oyedepo is the senior pastor of Faith Tabernacle, a 50,000-seat church auditorium (reputed to be the largest church auditorium in the world by the Guinness Book of Records) which averages more than 225,000 worshipers each weekend. The Winners Chapel network of churches is in over 300 cities in all states of Nigeria as well as in over 63 cities in 32 African nations, Dubai, the United Kingdom, and the United States. David Oyedepo has been seen as one of pioneers of the Christian charismatic movement in Africa. He has been referred to as one of the most powerful preachers in Nigeria and in the world.